chip shot

noun

Definition of chip shot

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

First Known Use of chip shot

1909


CHIP SHOT Defined for English Language Learners

chip shot

noun

Definition of chip shot for English Language Learners

  • 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


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