To withdraw money from one's account or have one's chips converted into cash.
EXAMPLE: "I used to cash out after almost every winning session when I first started to play poker online. I have a better understanding of bankroll management now and leave almost all of my winnings in my account. I know that I need enough money left to withstand the losses from when I am running bad."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
To leave a cardroom or table.
EXAMPLE: "I'm getting tired. I think I will cash out after this hand."