A bet made primarily to gain information by gauging opponents' reactions, especially a small bet made in pot-limit or no-limit games.
EXAMPLE: "I made a small probe bet and thought my opponent was weak when I got a hesitant call. It turns out I was being trapped."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
SYNONYMS: Feeler Bet
RELATED TERMS: Automatic Bet, Continuation Bet, Put On, Represent