Rob - Billiard Term Definition
Welcome to the billiard, pool, and snooker glossary of terms. This is the definition of Rob as it relates to cue sports. You can also view the entire billiard dictionary
Definition of Rob
Rob is a billiards slang term that is a part of Gambling and Betting Terminology.
Refers the act of playing billiards against an opponent who has lesser skills and has no real chance of winning the game of pool. The perception of a low chance of victory for one player is based upon the disparity of skill levels between the two players.
The player with the lesser skill level is said to be getting robbed by the player of higher skill level. The term can also be used by the victim. Any similar term may also be used in the same context. &Quot;stick Up," "Heist," "Mugged," Etc.
See: hustle, sandbag, hustler for more on the meaning of "Rob".
Rob - Usage
I got robbed.
I feel bad about it, but I'm still going to go ahead and rob the hell out of Dan.
Billiards - Rob
- Title: Rob
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 4/12/2006
- Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:53 AM
- Last Updated By: billiardsforum
There are not yet any comments. Please post one below. All comments are moderated.
Submit New Billiard Term or Suggest a Correction
You can suggest a new billiard term and it's definition here. If you are suggesting a correction for an existing term, enter the entire definition as with your corrections incorporated.