Pool and snooker terms

by hammerbcn
(53 terms)
term Description
snooker
snooker cue
snooker ball
black ball
eight ball
pool cue
cue case
chalk
cue tip
rest Used for shots where more reach is needed
extension
frame
break Snooker: a sequence of successful shots, measured in points
point
foul shot
match
screw back Give the white ball back spin
cue ball
backspin
sidespin
topspin
swerve
pocket
cushion
safety shot
Good shot!
You got lucky there!
You can break
Do you fancy another frame?
Do you want to shoot some pool?
I need to chalk my cue
What's the score?
touching ball
corner pocket
side pocket
billiard
pool hall
triangle
angle
bank shot
kitchen
stripes
solids
trick shot
English
reverse English
pot
rack
rack-em
rack-em-up
run
scratch
shot