Boost Your Bingo Vocabulary

by Administrator 11. April 2018 13:24

Developing your vocabulary related to bingo games can help in making the game more fun and entertaining. Here is a list of some popular terms used in bingo that will boost your confidence and keep you engaged throughout a game:

Admission Packet – This term refers to the minimum numbers of bingo cards that a player has to purchase for entry into a bingo hall.

Buy-In – A term for buying bingo cards.

75 Ball - A bingo game commonly played in the United States consisting of 75 balls on cards with a 5 by 5 grid.

Caller – The person who calls out the numbers.

Blackout/Coverall - Refers to a term used for a bingo game in which the players have to cover all the squares on their card.

Flimsies/ Throwaways – Bingo cards which are printed on thin sheets of paper.

Four corners – The name for a pattern in which the player has to fill the corner numbers on the bingo card.

Cookie Jar/ Lucky jar – A container consisting of a jackpot to be awarded to a player who strikes a winning pattern on a lucky number.

Moonlight bingo – A session of bingo that commences late in the night.

Pattern – Refers to a vertical, horizontal or diagonal combination of covered squares that must be filled to win.

Card - A card comprising of different numbers on which bingo is played.

Free Space – The square at centre of a bingo card.

Six-pack – The formation of six numbers in a block on a card.

Full House - When all the numbers on a bingo card are marked off, a full house is achieved.

Dauber – An instrument used to dab the numbers on a bingo card. 

Jackpot - When the required pattern is attained within a set number of balls, an extra prize referred to as a jackpot is offered.

Pattern - This term refers to the layout of numbers that is required to win.

Single line - When a row is completed on a bingo card it is called a single line.

Two lines across - A term used when two rows are completed on a bingo card.

Wrap up – The final game in a session of a bingo.

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