Thread The Needle - Billiard Term Definition
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Definition of Thread The Needle
Thread The Needle is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.
To thread the needle is to precisely shoot the object ball or the cue ball through a very tight or narrow pathway to it's intended destination.
Just as one must be precise and put a delicate thread through a tiny needle head when they thread a needle, the billiard player must be precise while shooting a cue ball through a small path way.
See: tight, threading the needle, window for more on the meaning of "Thread The Needle".
Thread The Needle - Usage
You have a very narrow path to that object ball, so you are going to have to thread the needle.
Billiards - Thread The Needle
- Title: Thread The Needle
- Author: billiardsforum (Billiards Forum)
- Published: 12/27/2007 12:23:23 PM
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