Entries G - Gy
G.T.I. ( bingo )
Gaff ( poker )
Gaffed Wheel (roulette) -A wheel that has been rigged (by either
player or the casino).
Gallery ( poker )
Gamble ( poker )
Gambler ( poker )
Gambling Stake (roulette) -Amount of money reserved for gambling.
Same as Bankroll.
Game ( poker )
Game Board ( bingo )
Game Family ( bingo ) - The sum of all games of the same ticket
type and same name.
Game Room ( bingo ) - Some online games divide the players into
Game Starter ( poker
Game Theory ( poker )
Gap ( poker )
Gaper ( poker )
Gar Hole ( poker )
Garbage ( poker )
Garbage Hand (videopoker) -A bad hand which will let you win
Garbage Pile ( poker ) -Discard pile in which all cards are
Garden Gate ( bingo ) - 8
Gardena Miracle (
Gardena Razz ( poker
Gardena-Style ( poker ) -Pertaining to double-limit games; so
called because these games originated in the Gardena area.
Gateway to Heaven ( bingo ) - 27
Gbc ( blackjack)- The acronym for Gambler's Book Club, a bookstore
in Las Vegas.
Gcb ( blackjack)- The acronym for Gaming Control Board, the
Nevada agency that regulates the state's casinos.
Gelding (general terms ) - Castrated horse
George ( blackjack)- The dealer's name for a good tipper.
George ( craps ) - A dealer's term for a generous tipper.
George ( poker ) -Good, great. "Sit down. It's a George
game." Opposite of Tom
George (general terms ) - A good tipper.
George (roulette) -A good tipper.
Georgia Hoop ( poker ) -Terrific. When someone says this, you
know he's pleased about something.
Georgy ( poker ) -Good, great. "Sit down. It's a George
game." Opposite of Tom
Get a Game Down ( poker
Get a Hand Cracked ( poker ) -Have a good hand beaten, usually
by an opponent going against the odds.
Get Down (general terms ) - To make a bet.
Get Full Value ( poker
Get Hit with the
Deck ( poker )
Get it Fixed ( poker )
Get on (general terms ) - Have your bet accepted
Get One's Feet Wet ( poker ) -Get into a pot, probably losing
Get Out ( poker )
Get Smooth ( poker )
Get the Right Price
( poker )
Get There ( poker ) -To make your hand.
Get Up and Run ( bingo ) - 31
Get Well ( poker )
Getting Down (general terms ) - Making a wager.
Gilroy ( poker ) -Three 10s, from the phrase San Jose to Gilroy.
Also, from here to Gilroy.
Gin ( poker ) -In lowball, when a player says "Gin!"
it means he has a wheel (A-2-3-4-5).
Girl ( poker ) -Queen (the card). Also, lady, mop squeezer
Git-gov ( poker ) -Start; usually preceded by from the. "He
had four girls right from the git-go."
Give a Card ( poker )
Give Action ( poker ) -Betting, calling, raising or re-raising.
Give Air ( poker )
Give Away ( poker ) -Revealing one's hand by obvious play.
Give Someone a Card ( poker ) -Let an opponent have a free card
(A card that a player gets without having to call a bet.)
Glass-Work ( poker )
Glazed Card ( poker ) -A card that has been sanded slightly,
to allow a cheating dealer to find it among the others card.
Gleamer ( poker )
Glim Worker ( poker )
Glimmer ( poker )
Glue ( poker )
Gn ( blackjack)- The acronym for a Las Vegas casino called Golden
G-Note ( poker ) -A one thousand dollar bill.
Go ( poker )
Go All in ( poker )
Go Both Ways ( poker )
Go Cow ( poker )
Go For it ( poker )
Go For the Bottom ( poker ) -Deal a card from the bottom of
Go Hog ( poker )
Go in ( poker )
Go Light ( poker )
Go South ( poker )
Go the Overs ( poker )
Go to the Center (
Go Uphill ( poker )
God of Lowball ( poker
God of Poker Dictionary
( poker )
Going (general terms
Going Down (general terms ) - Losing a bet or bets.
Going Home Hand (
Going the Overs ( poker )
Golden Glow ( poker ) -A liquid for marking the backs of cards,
a form of daub.
Golden Numbers (roulette)
Goliath (general terms
Golyoonies ( poker )
Gom ( blackjack)- The acronym for Groaner Of the Month.
Good ( poker )
Good Game ( poker ) -A game with players worse than you so that
you can expect to win a lot of money.
Good Hand ( poker ) -A verbal acknowledgment by a player on
the showdown that another player has the best hand.
Good Thing (general terms ) - See sure thing.
Goodbye-Teens ( bingo ) - 19
Goolsby ( poker ) -In hold 'em, Q-T as one's first two cards.
Goose ( keno )
Gorilla ( blackjack)
Gorillas ( poker ) -In hold 'em, two kings as one's first two
cards. Comes from King Kong
Got the Money (general terms ) - The winner of a race is the
horse that ‘got the money'.
Grand ( poker ) -$1000.
Grand Jury ( poker ) -Three fours. (A grand jury has 12 members.)
Grand Salami (general
Grand Slam (general
Graveyard ( poker )
Gravy ( poker )
Grease (general terms ) - A bribe.
Grec ( poker ) -By extension (or guilt by association!), any
Greek ( poker )
Greek Bottom ( poker
Greekery ( poker ) -A general term for cheating or thievery.
Green ( poker )
Green Chip ( blackjack) - A $25 chip.
Green Chip ( poker ) -A $25 chip, also called a quarter.
Greens (roulette) -Chips valued at $25.
Griffin ( blackjack) - Peter Griffin, blackjack author.
Griffin Book ( blackjack)
Investigations ( blackjack)
Grift ( poker )
Grifter ( poker )
Grifter (roulette) -A scam artist.
Grind ( blackjack) - 1. To make money in small increments while
gambling. 2. To eke out a profit over the long run.
Grind ( poker )
Grind (roulette) -A small money player.
Grind Down (roulette) -The casino gradually winning all of a
player's money due to the advantage it has on bets.
Grind Joint ( blackjack) - Usually refers to a low roller casino
which caters to small bettors.
Grind Joint (roulette) -A casino that caters to Low Rollers
or small-money players.
Grind Out ( poker )
Grind System (roulette)
Grinder ( poker )
Gross Win (general terms ) - The amount of winnings before subtracting
Group ( keno )
Group Bet (general terms )
Group N Hand ( poker )
Gs ( blackjack) - The acronym for Gold Strike, a casino.
Guerrilla Gambling (roulette) -The combination of smart play
and hit-and-run tactics to beat the casinos at their own games.
Gut ( poker )
Gut Shot ( poker ) -A draw to an inside straight, as in 2-3-4-6.
Gut Straight ( poker ) -Inside straight (Four cards requiring
one in the middle to fill a straight.)
Guts ( poker )
Guts to Open ( poker )
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Gypsy ( poker )
Gypsy in ( poker )