log in
sign up or:

with google or facebook

or

By using this site you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service

forgot password?

Window - Billiard Term Definition

Welcome to the billiard, pool, and snooker glossary of terms. This is the definition of Window as it relates to cue sports. You can also view the entire billiard dictionary

Definition of Window

Window is a billiards slang term that is a part of Billiard Technique Terminology.

In billiards, the term window refers to an opening between two object balls just barely blocking your path to the target object ball. The window is typically just barely large enough for the cue ball to pass through. Shooing the cue ball through a window is typically challenging and requires some precision.

See: thread the needle, threading the needle, surgeon, squeeze shot for more on the meaning of "Window".

Window - Usage

Well Jim, you do have that window there between the ten and the eight ball, but be careful. It isn't a very big window.

Billiards - Window

  • Title: Window
  • Author: (Billiards Forum)
  • Published: 8/8/2008 7:51:55 PM

Window Comments

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.

upload a photo or document

use plain text or markdown syntax only