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
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Do you know the difference between a chip shot, pitch shot, flop shot, bump and run and a lob shot?
The Red Knights could have equalised in the 45th minute had Japanese midfielder Shoya Nakajima's chip shot after evading three defenders not hit against the crossbar.
I would like to share with you now a discipline that I use on every chip shot that I play; from practicing my chipping right through to tournament play.
I like to use the 'three club approach' to short game play which basically involves taking three different lofted clubs with you for every chip shot and deciding on the best club once you've evaluated the shot itself.
Many people think that the Panenka is just simple chip shot in the middle of the goal used to trick goalkeepers.
Gamutan struck anew in the 60th minute, connecting with a chip shot before collecting his third goal in the 79th minute.
If you ignore the practice component and just sight-in your mega rifle, run drop charts, and rely on high-tech mechanical doodads, sooner or later you are likely to slink into a lodge, head hung low, and confess you missed a chip shot!
McIlroy was two down after 13 holes against Thorbjorn Olesen at Austin Country Club but saw the Dane bogey three of the last five holes, including a shanked chip shot on the 18th.
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.
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"You're looking to get a chip shot that close, so it was nice to get up there and see that ball pretty close to the hole.