Staking - Billiard Term Definition
Welcome to the billiard, pool, and snooker glossary of terms. This is the definition of Staking as it relates to cue sports. You can also view the entire billiard dictionary
Definition of Staking
Staking is a billiards slang term that is a part of Gambling and Betting Terminology.
A person who is staking a pool player is financing a match for a that billiard player to gamble. The person staking the player takes a cut if the player wins the match.
See: stakehorse, back, backer, stake, stake horse for more on the meaning of "Staking".
Staking - Usage
I'm going to be staking Roger tonight, so he'd better do well.
Billiards - Staking
- Title: Staking
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 4/13/2006
- Last Updated: 10/24/2007 9:49:59 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.