Definition of foursome
1a : a group of four persons or things : quartetb : two couples
2 : a golf match in which two players compete against two others with players on each side taking turns playing one ball; broadly : any golf match involving four players
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Each can be ordered separately or as a foursome for $25.
A $400 registration fee is required for each foursome.
Registration begins at 8 a.m., with a shotgun start at 9 a.m. Foursomes can register in advance at the business office of the Hammond Civic Center, 5825 S. Sohl Ave. between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.
Mercer, 27, played in a pro-am foursome that included professional Brittany Lincicome, winner of two LPGA Tour majors in her career.
Rand Paul of Kentucky: Paul's leading the foursome of Republicans who are opposing the bill in its current form.
At the core of Carmel's rapid ascent has been a foursome of seniors — Shenderovsky, attacker Rondel Jamison, midfielder Bobby Bitter and defenseman Michael Orsini — who began playing together in middle school.
The foursome each reached base in their first three plate appearances, including three walks by Donovan.
Our unlikely foursome descended upon the relatively new restaurant, which opened when the department store did in February at The Shops at Clearfork in southwest Fort Worth, last weekend for an early midday meal.
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FOURSOME Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of foursome for English Language Learners
: a group of four people or things
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Definition of foursome for Students
: a group of four persons or things
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