driving range


Definition of driving range

: an area equipped with distance markers, clubs, balls, and tees for practicing golf shots

Examples of driving range in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Given the apparent overlap between the two vehicles, recently released specifications for the Chevy may give us a good idea of what to expect from the Prologue in terms of power output and driving range. Joey Capparella, Car and Driver, 27 July 2022 There’s also live music twice weekly through the summer and, for duffers, a 250-yard driving range out back. Chicago Tribune, 21 July 2022 In addition to the simultaneous team competition, the tournaments feature shotgun starts, interactive fan activities and hip-hop blaring on the driving range. Fox News, 4 July 2022 The annual firework show will launch promptly at 9 p.m. and guests can bring a blanket or lawn chair and claim a spot on the driving range to enjoy the celebrations. Roger Sands, Forbes, 26 June 2022 He’ll be done, and on his jet out of Tulsa, before the leaders warm up on the driving range. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 21 May 2022 Eric Leckner, a first-round pick of the Utah Jazz, worked on the driving range to get playing privileges. The Salt Lake Tribune, 17 May 2022 Several uniformed police officers accompanied them to the driving range as fans in New York Yankees and Green Bay Packers gear clamored for autographs. Ben Steele, Journal Sentinel, 11 June 2022 Johnson, a two-time major winner, still was repping Adidas and TaylorMade at the driving range. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 13 June 2022 See More

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First Known Use of driving range

1929, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of driving range was in 1929

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Last Updated

11 Aug 2022

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“Driving range.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/driving%20range. Accessed 14 Aug. 2022.

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