Gins It - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Gins It
Gins It is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.
A billiard tournament announcer or commentator might say "and he gins it" after a pool player successfully pockets a very difficult or unlikely (but not impossible) pool shot.
Hear the term in action as the commentator uses it after this pool player threads the needle and makes a difficult shot.
\ 'jins it \.
See: ginned it for more on the meaning of "Gins It".
Gins It - Usage
[player pockets the ball, announcer says:] ...and he gins it.
Gins It - Origin and History
The term "ginned it in" in billiards comes from the game of gin-rummy.
In the card game "gin-rummy", where one can win the game by "going gin". You call "gin" when you win in an unexpected manner. This occurs when you have a perfect hand.
Billiards - Gins It
- Title: Gins It
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 1/19/2019 5:41:54 PM
- Last Updated: 1/19/2019 5:50:56 PM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
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