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GOLF SLANG
9/1/2014

Golf has its own special language. If you want to look like you know what you're doing, even if you dont, you'd better master golf's own lingo.

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GOLF SLANG: A
Word/Phrase Definition
A game The best golf you are capable of playing, a phenomenon seldom experienced by the weekend hack golfer
Ace A hole in one. Another phenomenon seldom experienced by the weekend hack golfer.
Afraid of the dark What a putt is when it won't go in the hole.
Air mail To hit a shot much farther than planned (most commonly over the green.) Amateur golfers frequently airmail approaches to greens fronted by hazards.
Albatross Another name for a double eagle, a score of three under par on a hole. The 'Albatross' is a term generally not found in the amateur's vocabulary.

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The words and definitions found here are from The Little Book of Golf Slang by Randy Voorhees.

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