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

called also golf car

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Vehicular deaths are very low, which makes sense given that Villagers commute in golf carts more than cars. Chris Bodenner, Smithsonian, "The Science Behind Florida’s Sinkhole Epidemic," 30 Mar. 2011 Many people arrived on bicycles or golf carts, using the community’s winding network of paved paths. Kevin Sullivan, Washington Post, "‘People are angry’: Pain turns political in Parkland after school shooting," 17 Feb. 2018 Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson drives Thomas Davis in a golf cart prior to a 2013 game. Scott Fowler, charlotteobserver, "Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis just took a big hit. Will his legacy ever recover? | Charlotte Observer," 6 Apr. 2018 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

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First Known Use of golf cart

1899, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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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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