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Shooting Air Barrels - Billiard Term Definition

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Definition of Shooting Air Barrels

Shooting Air Barrels is a billiards slang term that is a part of Gambling and Betting Terminology.

The term shooting air barrels refers to a person gambling when he or she has no money with which to cover their bet should a loss occur. Shooting air barrels is a risky act, and is normally done only by those players who are chasing the money.

See: air barrel for more on the meaning of "Shooting Air Barrels".

Shooting Air Barrels - Usage

There is no way that guy can pay up. Come to find out, he was shooting air barrels the whole time.

Billiards - Shooting Air Barrels

  • Title: Shooting Air Barrels
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 4/10/2006
  • Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:56 AM
  • Last Updated By: billiardsforum

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