Adjective "Banco" Definition and Examples


    Adjective:

    Banco


    Definition:

    1. a declaration made by a bettor in certain gambling games, as baccarat and chemin de fer, indicating a bet matching the full amount in the bank, to the exclusion of all previous lower bets: often used as an interjection. verb (used without object)

    2. to make such a declaration.

    Examples:

    "shares can be banco."

    "provincials can be banco."