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Poker Dictionary - W


    Walk the Table – To automatically win an entire pot with a specific card or hand

    Walking Sticks – A pair of 7s

    Wash – To randomize a deck of cards; to shuffle

    Wayne Gretzky – A pair of 9s in the pocket

    Weak – (1) A hand of low value; (2) An unskilled player

    Welcher – A player who fails to pay a debt

    Wheel – The lowest possible straight: A-2-3-4-5; synonymous with “Bike” or “Bicycle”

    Wheel Card – An Ace, a 2, a 3, a 4, or a 5

    Whipsaw – To bet and raise aggressively on both sides of a calling player

    Whore – A Queen

    Wild Card – A card of a specific rank or suit that may be used as if it were a card of another rank or suit

    Window Dressing – A card that is exposed to an opponent on purpose

    Wing – To have a winning streak

    Wired Pair – Two cards of the same number or face value in the pocket

    Wooden Hand – A weak group of cards

    Worker’s Hand – A 9 and a 5 in the pocket, suited or offsuit

    WPT – World Poker Tour

    WSOP – World Series of Poker