birdie


1bird·ie

noun \ˈbər-dē\

: a small bird

golf : a score of one stroke less than par on a hole

Full Definition of BIRDIE

1
:  a little bird
2
:  a golf score of one stroke less than par on a hole — compare eagle

Examples of BIRDIE

  1. I made a birdie on the fifth hole.
  2. I made birdie on the fifth hole.

First Known Use of BIRDIE

1768

Rhymes with BIRDIE

2birdie

verb

: to score a birdie on (a hole in golf)

bird·iedbird·ie·ing

Full Definition of BIRDIE

transitive verb
:  to score a birdie on

Examples of BIRDIE

  1. She birdied the second hole.

First Known Use of BIRDIE

1921

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