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golf

 (gŏlf, gôlf)
n.
A game played on a large outdoor course with a series of 9 or 18 holes spaced far apart, the object being to propel a small, hard ball with the use of various clubs into each hole with as few strokes as possible.
v. golfed, golf·ing, golfs
v.intr.
To play this game: She golfed every day on her vacation.
v.tr.
To play this game at (a location): He golfed 18 holes this morning. I golfed the municipal course last Saturday.

[Middle English.]

golf′er n.
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golfing

(ˈɡɒlfɪŋ)
n
(Golf) the activity of playing golf
adj
(Golf) relating to, involving, or used while playing golf
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.golfing - playing golfgolfing - playing golf; "he goes south every winter for the golfing"
playing - the action of taking part in a game or sport or other recreation
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Translations
لَعبُ الغولف
golf
golf
golfozás
golf
golf oynama

golfing

[ˈgɒlfɪŋ]
A. Ngolf m
B. ADJ [equipment, trousers] → de golf; [holiday] → golfístico
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golfing

[ˈgɒlfɪŋ] ngolf m
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golfing

[ˈgɒlfɪŋ] nil giocare a golf
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

golf

(golf) noun
a game in which a small white ball is hit across open ground and into small holes by means of golf-clubs. He plays golf every Sunday.
verb
to play golf.
ˈgolfing noun
ˈgolfer noun
a person who plays golf. a keen golfer.
ˈgolf-club noun
the long thin stick used to hit the ball in golf. He bought a new set of golf-clubs.
golf club
a society of people who play golf, or the place where they meet. the local golf club.
golf course
the place where golf is played.
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