fives fives  /ˈfaɪvz/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a game resembling handball; played on a court with a front wall and two side walls

Usage(s):

  1. Amazingly, he has birdied or eagled more than 50% of the par fives he has played as a pro.
  2. Meanwhile, monobrowed blogger Maddox's best seller Alphabet of Manliness high-fives hot sauce, Chuck Norris, chainsaws.
  3. In fact, it's not uncommon in the wake of news like Hernandez's arrest to hear morning-radio jocks in Florida declare congratulatory high-fives for the boys.

News

  1. Dads go back to school

    High fives, fists pumps and a wink or smile can make Kevin Loesch's day.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Cincinnati Enquirer

  2. Dog Begs For Food With High-Fives

    A Boston Terrier begs for food by giving it’s owner high-fives! And if it doesn’t, that means no food! To see the full video, go here . …
    on June 18, 2013     Source: Nightcap TV

  3. Snohomish teacher gets high-fives for a job well done

    Riverview Elementary School teacher Jeffrey Thoreson gets high-fives from his class of second-graders after playing a game at the school's assembly for the last school day of the year Wednesday morning in Snohomish.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Everett Herald

Quotes

  1. "About the fifth or sixth you can't help but think about it a little," Verlander said. "Everyone kept giving me high-fives and nobody came and sat next to me."
    on Jun 12, 2007 By: Justin Verlander Source: ESPN

  2. "I played great," Flesch said after posting a five-under total of 139. "The way I planned on playing this week was attack the par-fives when I could. Not necessarily go for them in two, because getting far enough out there now, as wet as it...
    on Apr 11, 2008 By: Steve Flesch Source: Sky News

  3. "Every week as a team and as a driver, I try to drive the wheels off of that car from lap one to lap 500 or 600," Montoya said. "Sometimes the best we can do is twelfth of fifteenth place and sometimes the best we can do is top fives."...
    on Jun 25, 2010 By: Juan Pablo Montoya Source: SpeedwayMedia.com (press release)

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