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Sell The Farm - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Sell The Farm

Sell The Farm is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

When you sell the farm in billiards, you are essentially committing an extreme error where you not only miss your own shot, but you miss in such a way that leaves the opponent an extremely well positioned table. At this juncture, you are likely to lose the match, and thus, any money you have riding on it.

See: sell out, sellout for more on the meaning of "Sell The Farm".

Sell The Farm - Usage

Oh no. He just screwed it so badly but I didn't think he'd sell the farm with that shot.

Billiards - Sell The Farm

  • Title: Sell The Farm
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 1/13/2008 7:19:39 PM

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