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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: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 1/12/2008 11:38:37 PM

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