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List of slot terminology

Slot machine games are the most commonly played games in online casinos. It has been played all over the world for ages. There are many terminologies which are used in สล็อต games. When a new person starts playing slot games might find it difficult to understand each jargon used in the slot world. Let us discuss some of them so that it will be useful for the new joiner.

  • Zig-Zag: In classic slot games there used to be only one straight pay line. But with new versions and advancements in slot machines, the pay lines have been increased and zig-zag is one type of pay line in slot machine games. It is a slang word in the slot world.
  • Win both ways: As we have seen above there are multiple pay lines in the slot machine games. The player can activate as many lines as he wants to play for. This is one of the types of slot machine games where the payment is done for the line either from left to right or right to left.
  • Wild symbol: It is a type of symbol in slot games. It is a very unique symbol as it can be replaced with any other type of symbol. It is like a joker which can fill the place of a missing symbol. By this, the chance of finishing a combination is increased.
  • Volatility: It is also well known as a variance. Volatility can be low, medium, and high. If it is low volatility, which means the chance of winning the pay line is more, but you will get a less amount. If the volatility is high, then the prize for the pay line is more, but the winning chances are less. In most of the high volatility slot games, you may go back without anything.
  • Stacked symbols: It is a feature that can b found in modern slot machine games. These symbols increase the occurrence of the winning combination.
  • Slot tournament: The slot tournament is an advanced concept in slot machine games. It is a competition that occurs between many players in the slot machine. The rules and regulations of slot tournaments can differ from the regular rules.
  • Slant top: It is a land-based slot machine. It is the modern version of the slot machine which saves a lot of space in the land-based casino. And the player will have the new experience of playing slot machine games.


The above motioned are only some of the glossaries of a slot machine. Hope it will be helpful for both new and veteran gamblers.