golf cart


Definition of golf cart

1 : a small cart for wheeling a golf bag around a golf course
2 : a motorized cart for carrying golfers and their equipment over a golf course

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Rising from the cotton fields and dusty roads not far from the dark fence marking the U.S.-Mexico border, the camp has rows of beige tents and golf carts that ferry staffers carrying walkie-talkies. Garance Burke And Martha Mendoza, The Seattle Times, "US waived FBI checks on staff at growing teen migrant camp," 28 Nov. 2018 According to reports, the rapper suffered cuts and abrasions, and lost four teeth after flipping a golf cart. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "T-Pain Is the Monster on 'The Masked Singer' and Any Other Theory Is Wrong," 27 Feb. 2019 The Contestants Cheer on Their Competitors Perhaps one of the most interesting things that happens during the show takes place in a building just a short golf cart ride away from the soundstage. Alisa Wolfson, Country Living, "'The Voice' Behind-the-Scenes Secrets That No One Ever Knew," 15 Dec. 2018 The Tribune-Review reported that the man was eventually driven off in a golf cart by security and police, and team officials, including head coach Mike Tomlin, declined to comment. Greg Norman, Fox News, "Steelers fan, in full uniform and pads, sneaks onto field to stretch with team," 13 Aug. 2018 During the Copa America Centenario, even that wasn’t possible and he was driven about in a golf cart. Jonathan Wilson,, "Manager Oscar Tabarez Wields His Influence to Mold, Adapt, Embody Uruguay," 5 July 2018 Once Patrick reached street level, she was driven in a golf cart through a massive crowd of fans. Clifton Brown, Indianapolis Star, "Danica Patrick crashes in Indy 500, ends groundbreaking career on down note," 27 May 2018 Tours start at $98 for 3.5 hours, and include safety training—and the pace can be as slow and feel as safe as driving a golf cart. Kaitlin Menza, Town & Country, "The Best Things to Do, Eat, and See in Curaçao," 8 Jan. 2019 For larger properties, couples should consider having golf carts available to help guests with limited mobility get around. Stephanie Cain, The Seattle Times, "Let’s get married! And go camping!," 13 Sep. 2018

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First Known Use of golf cart

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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golf bag

golf ball

golf cart

golf club

golf course

golf green

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The first known use of golf cart was in 1899

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English Language Learners Definition of golf cart

: a small car that is used to carry golfers and their equipment around a golf course

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