mashie niblick


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mashie niblick

n.
A seven iron used in golf.
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Noun1.mashie niblick - iron with a lofted face for hitting high shots to the greenmashie niblick - iron with a lofted face for hitting high shots to the green
iron - a golf club that has a relatively narrow metal head
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There we have it, another improvement in Golf's game and not a mashie niblick in sight.
It has miles of white sandy beaches, ochre cliffs and more golf courses than you could shake a mashie niblick at.
The 8 iron is marked "niblick", while the 7 is a "mashie niblick".
And with 10 courses no further than a mashie niblick away, it's as close to golfing paradise as there is.
At first I had some difficulty in making him understand me, although I told him very clearly that I wanted a driver, a brassie, a midiron, a mashie, a mashie niblick, a niblick and a putter.
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SPAIN SPAIN and the Canary Islands have more golf courses than you could shake a mashie niblick at.