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birdie

Noun

1 (golf) a score of one stroke under par on a hole
2 badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers [syn: shuttlecock, bird, shuttle] v : to shoot in one stroke under par

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English

Pronunciation

Noun

  1. In the context of "diminutive": A bird.
    Aw, that's a cute little birdie. Is it a budgie?
  2. The completion of a hole one stroke below par.
    He scored ten birdies during the tournament.
  3. A shuttlecock.
  4. An electromagnetic signal generated from within an electronic device.

Related terms

Translations

a bird
the completion of a hole one stroke below par
a shuttlecock

See also

Verb

  1. To score a birdie.
    Sörenstam birdied to take the lead.
  2. To score a birdie.
    Sörenstam birdied the seventeenth hole to take the lead.

Extensive Definition

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Birdie may refer to:

See also

birdie in German: Birdy
birdie in French: Vocabulaire du golf#B
birdie in Dutch: Birdie
birdie in Japanese: バーディー
birdie in Swedish: Birdie
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