birdie birdie  /ˈbɜr di/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (golf) a score of one stroke under par on a hole
  2. (n) badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
  3. (v) shoot in one stroke under par

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At the icth hole, Palmer snaked in a downhill 25-footer for a birdie and picked up two strokes when Player's five-footer hung improbably on the lip of the cup.
  2. But he hit an amazing chip to within 13-feet of the hole, which meant a birdie would produce an 18-hole playoff the next day.
  3. He putted for a birdie.

News

  1. T.C. Native Andrew Chapman wins Michigan Amateur

    MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) -- Andrew Chapman made a 20-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Muskegon Country Club to win the Michigan Amateur. The 33-year-old Chapman beat Mike Ignasiak 1-up in Saturday's championship
    on June 23, 2013     Source: 9&10 News Cadillac

  2. LATEST NEWS

    MUSKEGON, Mich. (AP) — Andrew Chapman made a 20-foot birdie putt on the 18th hole at Muskegon Country Club to win the Michigan Amateur. The 33-year-old Chapman beat Mike Ignasiak 1-up in Saturday's championship match.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Connecticut Post

  3. NW Arkansas Championship report

    Aussie uses birdie on 1 to get going ROGERS — Australian Sarah Kemp got off to fast start Friday with a birdie on her first hole at the LPGA Wal-Mart Northwest Arkansas Championship at Pinnacle Country Club and went on to finish her bogeyfree round at 4-under-par 67.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Arkansas Democrat-Gazette

Quotes

  1. "It's just frustrating because I came in here prepared. I came in here ready," Mickelson said. "I hit a lot of good shots today. I gave myself a lot of birdie opportunities. And I putted terrible."
    on Jun 17, 2010 By: Phil Mickelson Source: The Associated Press

  2. "I made birdie, kind of a scrappy start, but made a great putt on 14 (his fifth hole) for birdie from long range and that really got my day going," he said. "I played lovely after that, gave myself a ton of chances. Generally I played smart,...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Graeme McDowell Source: Herald Sun

  3. "When I holed it on 15, I looked at the leaderboard, and I wasn't that far back. I needed to birdie one of the last couple holes," Verplank said.
    on Jun 27, 2010 By: Scott Verplank Source: The Associated Press

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