nineteenth hole

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nineteenth hole

n
(Golf) golf slang the bar in a golf clubhouse
[C20: from its being the next objective after a standard 18-hole round]
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nine′teenth hole′


n.
Informal. a place where golfers gather after play to relax.
[1900–05]
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nineteenth hole

Slang name for the bar in the clubhouse.
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