Poker’s Dic : W


wake up
To “wake up with a hand” means to discover a strong starting hand, often when there has already been action in front of the player.
A situation where all players fold to the big blind.
To mix the deck by spreading the cards face down on the table and mixing them up.
weak ace
An ace with a low kicker. Also small acesoft aceace-rag
weak player
A player who is easily bullied out of a hand post-flop by any sort of action.
webcam poker
A form of online poker which allows players to watch each other during play via a webcam.
wet board
wet board is when the cards on the table make it possible for players to have hit strong hands. Compare with dry board
A five-high straight (A-2-3-4-5), with the ace playing low. See list of poker hands and lowball (poker)
In deuce-to-seven lowball, the nut low hand (2-3-4-5-7)
wild card
See main article: wild card. Compare with bug
window card
An upcard in stud poker. The first window card in stud is called the door card. In Texas hold’em and Omaha, the window card is the first card shown when the dealer puts out the three cards for the flop.
In Omaha hold ’em, a wrap is a straight draw with nine or more outs[8] comprising two board cards and three or four cards from a player’s hand.

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