dormie

adjective
dor·​mie | \ ˈdȯr-mē How to pronounce dormie (audio) \
variants: or dormy

Definition of dormie

: being ahead by as many holes in golf as remain to be played in match play

First Known Use of dormie

1847, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dormie

origin unknown

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about dormie

Statistics for dormie

Cite this Entry

“Dormie.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dormie. Accessed 5 Mar. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLA Chicago APA Merriam-Webster

Comments on dormie

What made you want to look up dormie? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Who Knew?

Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!