professional golfer

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n professional golfer someone who earns a living by playing or teaching golf
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Usage

In literature:

If you are a professional golfer, I'll get out your red coat.
"Olympian Nights" by John Kendrick Bangs
The professionals are by far the most smartly clad of all golfers.
"Fifty Years of Golf" by Horace G. Hutchinson
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In news:

Professional golfers, football and basketball players, as well as Olympic athletes have signed up to participate in the 2012 Art of the Olympians College of Life Foundation Premiere Olympian Golf Classic.
Golf professionals know "more than one way to skin a cat," and that's good for golfers wanting to improve their golf game s.
Sir Willie Innes will escort a PGA Tour professional golfer in a visit to Okatie Elementary School on Tuesday afternoon.
Seth Martin is a college student at Professional Golfers Career College in South Carolina who has been looking for a part-time position for months.
A father-son bond is priceless for professional golfers Billy and Bobby Casper.
Professional golfer Bubba Watson said that his father gave him the nickname 'Bubba' 10 seconds after he was born because his dad said he was 'fat and ugly'.
But a number of professional golfers (most notably Tiger Woods) have recently voiced their objection to long.
Hunter Mahan , American professional golfer on the PGA Tour.
20 youth will be serving as pages for professional golfers in Augusta, Ga.
A foundation backed by professional golfer Notah Begay III has identified New Mexico as ground zero for finding better ways to address obesity and diabetes in Native America n children.
Bo Van Pelt (born May 16, 1975) is an American professional golfer who has played on both the Nationwide Tour and the PGA Tour.
Cameron Percy (born 5 May 1974) is an Australian professional golfer.
70 Profession: Golfer Best Known For: Raymond Floyd has been a professional golfer since 1961.
Shelbyville professional golfers Brandon Brown and Derrick Bohannon are continuing their quests to win their PGA Tour cards this week in Florida during the second stage of qualifying School.
Even professional golfers can't land it 100% of the time.
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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
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