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chip shot

noun

Simple Definition of chip shot

  • golf : a very short shot that is made from an area near the green

  • soccer + rugby : a short kick that lifts a ball high in the air

  • American football : a short and easy field goal

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of chip shot

  1. 1 :  a short usually low approach shot in golf that lofts the ball to the green and allows it to roll

  2. 2 :  a short and easy field goal in football

Examples of chip shot in a sentence

  1. She hit a chip shot onto the green.

  2. He kicked a chip shot over the goalie's head.



1909

First Known Use of chip shot

1909


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