club·​face | \ ˈkləb-ˌfās How to pronounce clubface (audio) \

Definition of clubface

: the forward striking surface of a clubhead

Examples of clubface in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Most players are taught how to square the clubface with shorter, slower swings and work up to a full motion. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 29 May 2021 Golfers who are just learning to spin the ball will appreciate the design of the grooves in the clubface, which maximize spin rate. Kyle Schurman,, 12 Dec. 2020 She has been taught to keep the clubface pointed at the target. Paul Daugherty,, 27 June 2019 From there, hit balls with only your trail hand on the club to feel the same rhythm and sequencing that occurs as the clubface drops through gravity in a pendulum motion. Southland Golf, Orange County Register, 1 Mar. 2017 When that happens, the flow of the swing is compromised and the path and clubface angle could be altered. Southland Golf, Orange County Register, 1 Mar. 2017 Those can include a bad turn, pivot or weight shift; a lack of clubhead speed; bad swing path; an open or closed clubface at impact; or the dreaded chicken wing through impact. Southland Golf, Orange County Register, 30 Mar. 2017

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First Known Use of clubface

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Clubface.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2021.

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