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Glossary of Online Casino Terminology
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At Bingo.com Casino, we know that it takes some time to get used to all the online casino terminology. This is why we’ve created the below glossary to help you learn the ropes a lot faster. Get to know the difference between a line bet and a pay line, or a free spin and a wild.

All or Nothing

A player will win if he has all the cards. For example, in Keno, a player will be declared a winner if he has all the numbers.

Bankroll

The amount of money you are playing in the game with.

Basic Slots

Slots that only have one single payline and a static jackpot that does not change.

Bonus Symbols

Bonus signs trigger either a bonus game or a number of free spins.

Cascading Reels

A casino feature whereby once the symbols have landed on the reels, winning lines will be replaced by new symbols.

Casino Bonus

This is an incentive that an online casino will provide to a customer who’s just signed up.

Casino Tournament

A tournament where casino players play for a specific prize.

Coins

The amount you’re betting on each payline.

Expanding Wilds

Wild symbols that expand to cover the entire reel creating winning combinations on the way.

Free Spin

Usually offered as a bonus feature on slot games

High-Roller

A player who has deposited a lot of money into an online casino known to bet large amounts.

Jackpot

A Jackpot is the top price a video slot can payout.

Line Bet

A Line bet refers to the activated paylines on multiple payline video slots. Max bets must usually be played to activate all paylines.

Multiplier

It’s a Bonus slot feature where payouts can be multiplied up to 10 times on a bonus win

Payline

A payline is the line at which winning combinations must land to win the payout amount

Payout

The amount won from a winning combination on a casino slot

Pay Table

It’s a sign on a casino slot that tells you about all the different winning combinations.

Progressive Casino Slots

Progressive casino slots are those that have a jackpot that continues to grow until it’s won.

Reels

Reels are the wheels that spin in the casino game with the symbols on them.

Scatter

They pay wherever they land on the reels whether they fall within a payline or not.

Scatter Pay

A scatter pay bonus feature is when a slot sets a specific symbol on the reels that payout regardless of what the others symbols are

Select Lines

The number of paylines selected on an online casino slot

Shifting Wilds

Similar to sticky wilds but with the added extra that they shift around the wheels with each spin.

Spin

The spin button activates the spinning of the reels to determine whether you have won or not

Stacked Wilds

These act as substitutes for any other symbols to create a winning combination.

Symbols

The different pictures on various slot reels.

Wagering Requirements

The amount of action one must play before being able to cash a bonus offered.

Wilds

Wild symbols substitute for winning symbols to create a winning combination.

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