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fair·way

 (fâr′wā′)
n.
1. A stretch of ground free of obstacles to movement.
2. Sports The part of a golf course covered with short grass and extending from the tee to the putting green.
3. Nautical
a. A navigable deep-water channel in a river or harbor or along a coastline.
b. The usual course taken by vessels through a harbor or coastal waters.

fairway

(ˈfɛəˌweɪ)
n
1. (Golf) (on a golf course) the areas of shorter grass between the tees and greens, esp the avenue approaching a green bordered by rough
2. (Nautical Terms) nautical
a. the navigable part of a river, harbour, etc
b. the customary course followed by vessels

fair•way

(ˈfɛərˌweɪ)

n.
1. an unobstructed passage, way, or area.
2. the part of a golf course where the grass is cut short between the tees and the putting greens, exclusive of the rough, trees, and hazards.
3. the navigable portion of a waterway.
[1515–25]

fairway

A channel either from offshore, in a river, or in a harbor that has enough depth to accommodate the draft of large vessels. See also draft; watercraft.

fairway

Smooth turf between tee and green.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.fairway - the area between the tee and putting green where the grass is cut shortfairway - the area between the tee and putting green where the grass is cut short
golf course, links course - course consisting of a large landscaped area for playing golf
apron - (golf) the part of the fairway leading onto the green
land site, site - the piece of land on which something is located (or is to be located); "a good site for the school"
2.fairway - the usual course taken by vessels through a harbor or coastal waters
itinerary, route, path - an established line of travel or access
3.fairway - a tract of ground free of obstacles to movement
Translations
Fairway
väylä
fairway

fairway

[ˈfɛəweɪ] N
1. (Golf) → calle f
2. (Naut) → canalizo m

fairway

[ˈfɛərweɪ] n (on golf course)fairway mfair-weather friend [ˌfɛərˈskɪnd] n
she's a fair-weather friend → dès qu'on a des ennuis, elle n'est plus votre amie

fairway

[ˈfɛəˌweɪ] n the fairway (Golf) → il fairway m inv
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Walsh is a veteran of the golf public relations fairways.
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The Fairways on Greenwood Road ticked all the right boxes - and a part exchange scheme meant they wouldn't have to worry about selling their current home.