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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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His chip shots started to fly on a better trajectory and many of them finished pin high.
And the English golfer will hope to improve his chip shots after eating here.
On reaching the 18th green the 32-year-old chose to perfect rebounding chip shots from close up against the clubhouse wall back onto the green.
Yes, I did follow my own advice offered in last week's Chip Shots with an investment of pounds 20 each way on him at 33-1 .
So, say goodbye to skulling or chunking chip shots," Shah says.
Whilst you are practicing your tee shots or your fairway irons and chip shots the simulator gives you a constant feedback of statistics including ball speed, angle of launch, left or right deviation and distance hit.
An interesting point to highlight is what type of spin you impart onto the golf ball with your chip shots and the effect it can have.
But once you hit a few nice chip shots that inch close to the pin, it does wonders to restore lost faith in the game.
Now all-square, McCormack saved par at the next three holes, notably with two more expert chip shots.
It seems to me that most chip shots are relatively difficult, and rarely do chip shots go into the cup.
This is also a great way to play all your chip shots if you have lost con fi -dence in your technique and need a quickfix.
Lange Golf's Short Game System comprises this pair of women's clubs -- essentially putter/wedge hybrids that allow for easier swings on chip shots.