Hooks [hoo ks]
Pocket Jacks; two Jacks in the hole.
I can’t believe your ducks just beat my hooks!
Short for “donkey”. A bad poker player.
We love it when Johnny plays, he’s such a donk!
–verb phrase (donk off)
To lose your chips by playing a hand poorly.
I just donked off my chips by calling that all-in with one pair when I knew I was beat.
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