Casino Dictionary gambling terms used in casino’s with the meanings of the words explained:
Ear : The corner of a playing card when it is bent and noticeable.
Easyway : In Craps when the total of the dice are not made up of a pair of numbers and only when it is possible to roll a pair i.e. 1 and 3 total 4 and 4 would be easy but if four came the hardway it would be with 2 and 2 (a pair of numbers). Opposite ‘Hardway ‘
Edge : The advantage over a gambler. See ‘House Edge ‘
Even Chance Bet : Bets that pay even money that is 1:1 or $20 for $20
Even Money Bet : When the payout amount equals the bet amount.
Expected Win Rate : An amount that is meant to be won based on theoretical win percentages and estimates.
Eye in the sky : The cameras watching over the casino and its games, The video camera surveillance.
European Wheel : A roulette wheel found mainly outside of the US that does not include the double zero as the wheel only contains 37 numbers and ’00’ is excluded, the numbers are in a different order but all the bets still pay the same, making the odds better for casino punters.
Casino Dictionary / Glossary of Terms:
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