• Golfer
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n golfer someone who plays the game of golf
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Additional illustrations & photos:

Foreign Golfer Foreign Golfer
Sanguine Golfer Sanguine Golfer
Short-sighted Lady Golfer Short-sighted Lady Golfer
Golfer in bunker Golfer in bunker
Short-sighted Golfer Short-sighted Golfer

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: Of all the golfers in Canada, 71.4% golfers are male, 28.6% are female
    • n Golfer One who plays golf.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
  • Interesting fact: There are more recreational golfers per capita in Canada than any other country in the world
    • n golfer One who plays golf.
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  • Bear Bryant
    Bear Bryant
    “I'm not much of a golfer, I don't have any friends and, all I like to do is go home and be alone, and not worry about ways not to lose.”


In literature:

The golfer wears a red coat and has a servant or valet, who carries his bag of clubs, designed for every possible expediency.
"As A Chinaman Saw Us" by Anonymous
Whatever else is true of Canada there can be no doubt that it turns out delightful golfers.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, May 6, 1914" by Various
I am an excellent golfer and never take more than two putts in a bunker.
"Once a Week" by Alan Alexander Milne
The difference between Henry and me is that he is what I should call a good golfer, and I am what everybody else calls a bad golfer.
"Happy Days" by Alan Alexander Milne
Indeed, I was a very keen golfer just then.
"The Complete Golfer [1905]" by Harry Vardon
I shall never make a golfer now.
"Christopher Hibbault, Roadmaker" by Marguerite Bryant
If he'd been anything of a Golfer he'd have known most of these holes couldn't be done under three or four.
"In Brief Authority" by F. Anstey
After that Excalibur realized that it is wiser to walk behind golfers than in front of them.
"Scally" by Ian Hay
In my time golfers were thought dull whether they played golf or only talked about it.
"Godfrey Marten, Undergraduate" by Charles Turley
But every golfer goes out and practices by himself to try to beat his own record.
"Anything You Can Do" by Gordon Randall Garrett

In poetry:

Behold, my child, this touching scene,
The golfer on the golfing-green;
Pray mark his legs’ uncanny swing,
The golf-walk is a gruesome thing!
"The Golf Walk" by Ellis Parker Butler
The Links of Leith are beautiful for golfers to play,
After they have finished the toils of the day;
It is good for their health to play at golf there,
On that very beautiful green, and breathe the pure air.
"The Ancient Town of Leith" by William Topaz McGonagall

In news:

Former FGCU golfer will play four upcoming tournaments to try to keep his tour card.
Get the latest news, stats, videos, and more about golfer Derek Lamely on
The greatest golfer in history is gone.
GROWING UP IN THE ROUGH made Lee Trevino a superb golfer who amassed 27 wins on the PGA Tour.
New explanation given for golfer Levin 's injury.
Several local golfers were crowned as champions at the Upper Peninsula Golf Association's Junior Championship held at Marquette Golf Club on Tuesday.
Central Men's Golfers Look Sharp in Season Debut.
Local philanthropists tee up with pro golfers to benefit the Immokalee Foundation.
Derek Opina introduces us to Carroll golfer Jackie Mee who became the first female golfer to win a conference tournament at Carroll.
Jackie Mee made history when she became the first Carroll College female golfer to win a conference tournament.
Golfers putt at Genoa Lakes Golf Resort on Wednesday.
The purchase of the San Diego Padres by current minority owner Ron Fowler, the O'Malley family and golfer Phil Mickelson from John Moores for $800 million was approved by baseball's owners today.
Get the latest news, stats, videos, and more about golfer Kelly Mitchum on
1 golfer needed a police escort to make it to the first tee on time Sunday after mixing up his time zones.
Get the latest news, stats, videos, and more about golfer Bryce Molder on

In science:

Most professional golfers and analysts think that winning on the PGA Tour peaks when go lfers are in their thirties. Rather than relying on educated guesses, we can actually use available statist ical data to determine the actual ages at which golfers peak their golf game.
Age and Winning Professional Golf Tournaments
Morgan et al. (1999) also found that younger amateur golfers’ bodies tend to be more flexible when playing golf than those of adult and senior amateur golfers’.
Age and Winning Professional Golf Tournaments
Lockwood (1999) studied the effect of aging on amateur golfers and found that amateur golfers peak their golfing skills between the ages of 20 and 39.
Age and Winning Professional Golf Tournaments
Considering the well-known problem of the social golfers, Figure 4 and 5 show two versions of the same problem using s-COMMA and ECLiPSe languages.
Using ATL to define advanced and flexible constraint model transformations
This problem considers a group of n = g × s golfers that wish to play golf each week, arranged into g groups of s golfers, the problem is to find a playing schedule for w weeks such that no two golfers play together more than once.
Using ATL to define advanced and flexible constraint model transformations