Sandbagging

Withholding action on a good hand in order to trap an opponent into greater loss

The official rules of card games glossary. 2009.

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  • Sandbagging — may refer to: * Sandbagging (drag racing), dial in time is slower than what the car can actually perform * Slow play (poker), deceptive play in poker …   Wikipedia

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  • sandbagging — sand·bag || sændbæg n. bag filled with sand (used to build protective walls) v. fortify with sandbags; coerce, intimidate (Informal) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sandbagging — /ˈsændbægɪŋ/ (say sandbaging) noun Politics the attempt to secure a particular electorate against a feared swing in the vote by making election promises targeted at that electorate …   Australian English dictionary

  • Sandbagging (drag racing) — Sandbagging is a term used in drag racing when a racer has a dial in time much slower than the car can actually perform. The function of sandbagging is to guarantee a win by outperforming the slower opponent at first, and then hitting the brakes… …   Wikipedia

  • anti-sandbagging provision — USA A provision which protects a party from liability for breach of a representation and warranty (representations and warranties) if the other party knew of the breach before signing the transaction agreement or closing, or if the party provided …   Law dictionary

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  • Sandbag — A sandbag (floodbag) is a sack made of burlap, polypropylene or other materials that is filled with sand or soil and used for such purposes as flood control, military fortification, shielding glass windows in war zones and ballast. Advantages are …   Wikipedia

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