Poker Dictionary
Sunday, July 21, 2024
Browse By Letter
A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z | View All

Leg Up

  1. Adjective

    Who has won the first of two consecutive hands necessary for a kill pot; who won the previous pot in a kill game.

    EXAMPLE: "I was a leg up. Since the game was a little below the stakes I usually play and I was hoping for a kill pot, I decided to play my hand even though it was marginal."

    APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues

    USAGE: Describes a player.

    RELATED TERMS: Full Kill, Half Kill, Kill, Kill Blind, Kill Button

PokerZone is owned by Casino City, an independent directory and information service not affiliated with any casino. Warning: You must ensure you meet all age and other regulatory requirements before entering a casino or placing a wager. There are hundreds of jurisdictions in the world with Internet access and hundreds of different games and gambling opportunities available on the Internet. Do not assume that Internet gaming sites are in compliance with the rules and regulations of every jurisdiction from which they accept players. YOU are responsible for determining if it is legal for YOU to play any particular game or place any particular wager under the laws of the jurisdiction where you are located.