chip shot


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chip shot

n.
A short lofted golf stroke, used in approaching the green.

chip shot

n
(Golf) golf a short approach shot to the green, esp one that is lofted

chip′ shot`



n.
short shot in golf on approaching a green that is intentionally hit high into the air.
[1905–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chip shot - (golf) a low running approach shotchip shot - (golf) a low running approach shot  
golf, golf game - 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
approach shot, approach - a relatively short golf shot intended to put the ball onto the putting green; "he lost the hole when his approach rolled over the green"
Translations

chip shot

n (Golf) → Chip(shot) m; (Tennis) → Chip m
References in periodicals archive ?
When hitting a chip shot from the edge of the green, it is important to finish the stroke well.
This time he was docked a stroke when he double-hit his chip shot from behind the 12th green.
And Donaldson will have no shortage of high-profile neighbours with Manchester City and Argentina soccer star Sergio Aguero just a chip shot away, while others enjoying life in Alderley Edge include Rio Ferdinand, Michael Carrick, Dragons Den money man Peter Jones and a host of Coronation Street stars.
Shin stamped her authority on the championship when she hit a perfectly executed lob wedge chip shot into the 14th hole from thick rough.
Seeking that next killer pass or looking for the top corner with a cheeky chip shot has never been more important.
Ballesteros famously conjured a chip shot from among vehicles parked alongside the 16th on his way to winning his first Open here in 1979.
Coughlin produced a fine acrobatic save to keep out a well flighted chip shot from James Thomas after 62 minutes as Tranmere found themselves being forced to defend for longer periods in the second half.
Lionel Messi had an opportunity in 66th minute, but this time was wide of the near post, a contrast to his chip shot from the left side that was wide of the far post.
Thomas had earlier given Cheltenham a 25th-minute lead when he raced onto a quickly-taken free-kick from Marlon Pack before beating Clarke with a clever chip shot from a tight angle.
Starting the way I did, hitting a very poor chip shot, I was always trying to get back into it.
PivotPro is the ideal training aid for practicing a chip shot around and short of the greens.
The Wing makers, who had lost once and drawn three times on previous visits, looked to be in trouble when Lloyd Williams netted after 24 and 45 minutes, the latter with a glorious 40-yard chip shot.