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OPM - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of OPM

OPM is a billiards slang term that is a part of Gambling and Betting Terminology.

OPM is a gambling acronym which stands for other people's money. If you are playing in a buy-in style game and have used an investor's cash to do so, you are using OPM, and that investor is your backer.

See: backer, stake, stakehorse for more on the meaning of "OPM".

OPM - Usage

He always wins, but never seems to have cash of his own. He is always using OPM.

Billiards - OPM

  • Title: OPM
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 4/16/2006
  • Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:42 AM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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