word type: poker slang
- A nickname given to the hand 33 in Hold'em, a reference to the similarity of the shape of the number 3 and a crab on its side.
Phil Hellmuth Has Crabs
This can be a fun nickname to use. For example, if you see that Phil Hellmuth is playing the hand 33 in Texas Hold'em, you can tell your friends, "Hey look! Phil Hellmuth has crabs!" and have a nice chuckle about it.