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"S" Terms

Steal Position

  1. Noun

    Any late position, especially the dealer position.

    ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Late positions are said to be steal positions because of the opportunity to bluff made possible when a number of opponents have already folded and the pot has not been raised.

    EXAMPLE: "I was in steal position, so I took a seat shot to try and win the blinds."

    APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues

    RELATED TERMS: Button, Position, Seat Shot

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