Hit By the Deck
word type: poker slang
- An expression used to denote a rush of good cards.
Example: In the course of one orbit, you are dealt KK, JJ and AKs, and you win all three hands. This would be considered getting "hit by the deck."
Usage: "Must be nice to get hit by the deck during the last level of the night.
Synonymous and Related
The term is synonymous with going on a rush, and you might hear a variation on the theme, such as: "He was tilting hard, and then he got hit in the face by the deck and started playing well."