Definition of 'putt'
Example sentences containing 'putt'
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They did little wrong other than fail to make their putts. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I thought about the celebration before I hit the putt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They did little wrong other than fail to make their putts. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I thought about the celebration before I hit the putt. Times, Sunday Times (2016)His touch around the greens from distance remains impressive and he frequently gets his long putts close. Times, Sunday Times (2008)To make that putt was one of the best feelings of my life. Times, Sunday Times (2012)He stroked in the putt and raised both arms over his head. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The other key to sinking more putts is a consistent stroke. The Sun (2010)He then rolled a putt six feet past but kept his nerve to hole the return. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Do not make her putt out when she makes a bad one. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The putt was holed for eagle. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Yet the putt he hit on the 35th hole was as pivotal. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It's not aimlessly hitting putts on a putting green. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was very nice, but it would have been amazing to sink the putt. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He knocked it out, pitched to ten feet and holed the putt for overall victory. For Love or Money (2006)The beginner may find less pressure by trying to roll the longer putts into an imaginary circle about three feet around the hole. Winning Golf for Women (1993)Each of those 1,000 putts he hits has a purpose to it. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Naturally, a lot of people wanted to see him make that putt. Times, Sunday Times (2009)I find that just recounting my putts on most holes generally sends me to sleep. The Sun (2012)He made four consecutive birdies from the ninth and then holed a putt across the green on the 13th for an eagle. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Just lay up, pitch on, take your two putts and get out of here. For Love or Money (2006)She's got me reading putts better, and getting her on the payroll was a great move. The Sun (2012)He pitched to within 30 feet of the hole, from where he took three putts to get down. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The secret to playing it well is to play to the front right-hand corner of the green and two putt or chip, and one putt from there. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'putt'
British English: putt NOUN
A putt is a stroke in golf that you make when the ball has reached the green in an attempt to get the ball in the hole.
...a 5-foot putt.
Definition of putt from the Collins English Dictionary
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