double bogey

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of double bogey

: a golf score of two strokes over par on a hole

double-bogey

transitive verb

Examples of double bogey in a Sentence

  1. He made a double bogey on the fourth hole.

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First Known Use of double bogey

1954


DOUBLE BOGEY Defined for English Language Learners

double bogey

noun

Definition of double bogey for English Language Learners

  • golf : a score that is two more than the official standard score for a particular hole : a score of two strokes over par on a hole


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