golf golf  /ˈɡɑlf/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a game played on a large open course with 9 or 18 holes; the object is use as few strokes as possible in playing all the holes
  2. (v) play golf

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. But as for changing the world, or even the world of golf, Martin doesn't seem to want the extra pressure.
  2. Wii Sportsa mini-sports anthology that includes golf, boxing, tennis, baseball and bowlinglooks like Colecovision.
  3. In the wake of the golfing boomnow the biggest in the history of the sportis a burgeoning, popular, profitable boomlet: compact golf.

News

  1. Golf course technology changing through the years

    CARTERVILLE — The golf course of the future may look like how you remember, but how it is maintained may be the biggest difference in the years to come.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: The Southern Illinoisan

  2. Golf: Local holes-in-one

    Golf Hole in one South Mountain • Rob Fabry. No. 3, 150 yards, 9-iron. With Brennan Fabry.
    on July 4, 2013     Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

  3. Golf calendar

    Golf calendar Golf calendar WOMEN'S GOLF CHARITIES When/where: 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tuesdays-Thursdays, running all summer; Swanson Golf Center, Wildcat GC, Cypress Lakes GC. When/where: 9 a.m.-noon Tuesdays-Fridays, starting July 9 and running for four weeks; Meadowbrook Farms GC.
    on July 3, 2013     Source: Houston Chronicle

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Quotes

  1. "I'm in a good spot," he said. "I don't look at the leaderboard. I don't look at other players. I look at par. And this is the only tournament really in professional golf to date that brings out Bobby Jones' old saying of 'playing against Old...
    on Jun 18, 2010 By: Phil Mickelson Source: ESPN

  2. "It's always nice to get off quick," said Woods, who is seeking his first major since the US Open last summer. "The first round, you can play yourself out of a golf tournament. You certainly cannot win the golf tournament on the first day."
    on Aug 13, 2009 By: Tiger Wood Source: CBSSports.com

  3. "This is not going to be questions and answers," said Couples, playing in the Houston Open this week. "It's going to be strictly golf. I play a lot with him at Augusta, so this is not unusual."
    on Apr 1, 2010 By: Fred Couples Source: Toronto Star

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