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Types of Players

Aggressive
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A player who bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays.
Calling Station
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A very loose and passive player that usually doesn't bets or raises, but calls too often. This type of player is one of the more desired opponents.
Fish
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A fish is a weak player, usually very loose and passive.A fish is the most desired opponent you want to see on your poker table.
Loose
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A player who plays a lot of hands and has very low starting hand requirements. A loose player will usually play any hand just to be in the pot and "see the next cards".
Loose Aggressive
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A player who plays many hands and bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays.
Loose Passive
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A player who plays many hands but doesn't bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays (unless he holds a real monster).
Maniac
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A very loose and aggressive player that bets and raises too much. Some players become a maniac temporally, when they are going on tilt after a loosing streak. Some professional players try to build a "maniac ima...

Nit
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See Tight Passive.
Passive
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A player who doesn't bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays.
Rock
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A player that plays very tight, especially before the flop. When a rock enters a pot usually means strong hole cards. Some rocks are also very tight post-flop, and only bet when they have a strong made hand.
Semi-loose Aggressive
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A player who plays many hands (or at least more hands than a tight aggressive player) and bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays.This is the style adopted by many professional players, who play quite loose p...

Tight
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A player who doesn't play too many hands, and has high starting hand requirements.
Tight Aggressive
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A player who doesn't play many hands but bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays.
Tight Passive
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A player who doesn't play many hands and doesn't bets/raises aggressively on the hands he plays (unless he holds a real monster).


  
 
 
   
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