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 His new vehicle, the Fisker Ocean SUV, will have a vegan interior, a solar roof and driving range of 250 to 300 miles, the company said at the Consumer Electronics Show in January. Nathan Bomey, USA TODAY, "Fisker Ocean SUV to arrive in late 2022 as electric vehicle start-up makes deal to go public," 14 July 2020 More than five years ago, Wesley Bryan and his brother, George, went to a driving range to make a trick shot video on YouTube. Evan Petzold, Detroit Free Press, "Watch: Rocket Mortgage Classic contender Wesley Bryan has insane trick shots," 4 July 2020 But two things stopped me from like the Mini Cooper SE more: Its size and its driving range of just 110 miles on a charge. Peter Valdes-dapena, CNN, "The new electric Mini Cooper is a blast. Too bad it's also impractical," 24 June 2020 And for those car shoppers that still aren't comfortable, even with a driving range of more than 200 miles, the jump to 400 isn't going to help, said Jessica Caldwell, an analyst with Edmunds.com. Peter Valdes-dapena, CNN, "Tesla's new Model S can get 400 miles on a charge. Here's why that may not matter," 17 June 2020 The restaurant will shop for the $30 gift card that's good for one hour at the driving range. Georgann Yara, azcentral, "Father's Day 2020: 48 metro Phoenix restaurants with special deals for dine-in and takeout," 15 June 2020 The driving range and entertainment venue welcomed back visitors today, more than three months after closing due to the coronavirus pandemic lockdown. William Thornton | Wthornton@al.com, al, "Topgolf reopens in Birmingham," 15 June 2020 The 11th hole plays straight toward IU Health Bloomington at the Regional Academic Health Center which is in the midst of its construction on what was once the driving range. Stefan Krajisnik, The Indianapolis Star, "IU's Pfau Course 'has opportunity to be one of best college golf courses in the country.'," 12 June 2020 The modern driving range-entertainment complex was able to open. Marc Bona, cleveland, "Guide to when Cleveland-area entertainment options, museums, more are opening," 9 June 2020

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First Known Use of driving range

circa 1949, in the meaning defined above

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17 Jul 2020

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“Driving range.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/driving%20range. Accessed 4 Aug. 2020.

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English Language Learners Definition of driving range

: a place where people can practice hitting golf balls

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