NL has 3 meanings
Me settling down and getting married? NL.
|NBL||Not bloody likely|
|IDTS||I don't think so|
|NAC||Not a chance|
A professional baseball acronym for one of the leagues that make up the MLB, or Major League Baseball.
The league consists of 15 teams like the AL but does not have the Designated Hitter position, instead the pitchers must bat. The winner of the NL faces the winner of the AL in the World Series.
I'm still confused why the NL doesn't have a Designated Hitter and the AL does?
|MLB||Major League Baseball|
|HGH||Human growth hormone|
|NFL||National Football League|
|NBA||National Basketball Association|
|NHL||National Hockey League|
Online poker players use NL to stand for "no limit." In no limit poker, players can bet their entire stake on any hand at any time.
In contrast, limit poker constrains the amount players can bet on their turn. For example, in pot-limit poker, players can only ever bet up to the current pot size. And in hard limit poker, players can only ever bet up to a pre-set bet limit.
I think it's more entertaining that the World Series of Poker uses NL betting.
|Rake||Poker site commission|
|WPT||World Poker Tour|
|WSOP||World Series of Poker|
|AON||All or nothing|
|NLHE||No Limit Hold 'Em|
In text and chat messages, NL typically stands for "not likely." When someone tells you something is NL, it means they think that thing is not going to happen.
For example, if you were to ask a friend whether Disney will ever stop making new Star Wars films, that friend might respond with NL. Other things that are NL (but not impossible) include: