To be dealt cards that complete one's hand or improve the hand enough to win even though the hand was previously an underdog.
EXAMPLE: "I sucked out, but I've taken enough bad beats that I don't feel bad about laying a few now and then."
APPLIES TO: Online and Land-based Venues
SYNONYMS: Draw Out, Outdraw, Outrun
RELATED TERMS: Bad Beat, Drawing Dead, Drawing Hand, Drawing Live, Drawing Thin, Protect, Runner, Runner-Runner