House Man - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of House Man
House Man is a billiards slang term that is a part of Skill Level Terminology.
A house man is a billiard hall or pool room employee or staff member who plays with a rather high degree of skill. Sometimes a house man is referred to in a derogatory sense in that they are pretty good, but couldn't cut it in competitive play at the amateur or professional level.
Sometimes the term house man is used in a humorous sense, in that the house man normally thinks they are the best player on the earth, but of course, others see him or her as a failure.
House Man - Usage
I'm the best pool player around, so bow down. Whatever Rick, you're nothing but a house man.
Billiards - House Man
- Title: House Man
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 1/12/2008 11:38:37 PM
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