Poke Words F

Face card is the King, Queen or Jack.

Face Down is a card in which the value side of the card faces the table and is not visible to any players

Face Up is the opposite to face down

Fade is a poker term that indicates a player had to dodge many outs in order to win a poker hand. Related to the term ‘hold.’ (read more)

False Cut is where the deck appears to be cut, but it actually remains unchanged.

Family Pot occurs when every active player calls the first opening bet. That is, they all enter the pot.

Fast is an aggressive player.

Poker Terms Favourite hand

Favourite hand is the opposite to underdog; odds wise it is expected to win.

Field is all the players in a large tournament.

Fifth Street is the fifth hand dealt in stud poker, the third round of betting in seven card stud and in Texas hold‘em poker it’s the fifth card and the final round of betting

Fill is to successfully draw a card which completes a straight, flush, or full house.

Fish, like donkey is a weak player.

Five of a Kind is possible only when playing with more than one deck. It comprises of five cards of equal rank.

Five-card Draw Poker players are dealt five cards down, they have one draw to replace them and the best high hand wins the pot.

Poker Terms Five-card Stud

Five-card Stud poker players are dealt five cards, one down and then the each of the next four cards are dealt face up. Betting then takes place after cards 2,3,4 and 5.

Flat Call is a call where one might have expected a raise. Similar to smooth call

Flat Limit is where all the bets are the same amount

Float is calling a bet with the intention of bluffing on a later betting round (river or turn)

Flop is the first three community cards which are dealt face-up.

Flush is five cards of all the same suit.

Flush Draw is when player is hoping to draw the fifth card to match the current hands four cards of the same suite

Fold is to avoid calling the bet. The player discontinues playing the round.

Forced Bet is the required bet to start the first round of poker.

Foul Hand is a hand containing the wrong number of cards.

Four Flush is a hand of four cards of the same suit.

Four of a Kind four cards of the same face value or rank.

Fourth Street is the turn or the fourth community card dealt.

Free Card maybe dealt if no player has opened. It’s a card received without having to bet any additional poker chips

Freeze Out is a classic tournament game in which play continues until one player has all the money.

Full Barn, Full Boat or Full House mean three cards of the same value/rank and two cards the same of another value/rank. For example. QQ999 or KK222

Full Ring is the poker game generally played online. It’s a cash game with 6 to 11 players.