word type: acronym

  1. An acronym specific to poker meaning 'Top Pair No Kicker'.


Often on a poker community forum website a user will post a hand and ask for advice. The acronym 'TPNK' is short for 'Top Pair No Kicker' and makes it easy to bring up scenarios where a player would have a top pair hand but have a kicker from 2-6, or a hand where your kicker didn't even play.