golf /ˈgɑlf, ˈgɔlf, ˈgɑf, ˈgɔf ||ˈgʌlf/
Golf n. A game played with a small ball and a bat or club crooked at the lower end. He who drives the ball into each of a series of small holes in the ground and brings it into the last hole with the fewest strokes is the winner. [Scot.]
Golf v. i. [imp. & p. p. Golfed p. pr. & vb. n. Golfing.] To play at golf.
Last mystery of all, he learned to golf. --Kipling.
n : 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 [syn: golf game]
v : play golf