pro shop


Definition of pro shop

: a shop at which equipment for a particular sport (such as golf or tennis) is sold typically by a professional in that sport

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The drawings showed a rooftop-terraced building with at least 37 indoor courts, a gym, four restaurants and a pro shop. Marci Shatzman,, "Tennis superstar Rafael Nadal’s plan for training academy is a no-go in Boca," 16 Apr. 2018 The rise of Justin Thomas can be traced through the pro shop at Harmony Landing Country Club, where his father, Mike, is the head pro emeritus. Brian Costa, WSJ, "The Secret to Raising a Golf Prodigy Isn’t What You Think It Is," 27 Apr. 2018 To celebrate 100 years of the Packers, Lambeau is going on the road this summer (virtually) with a mobile Packers Hall of Fame, Packer pro shop and a chance to don VR goggles and be part of game day. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "There's no shortage of kid-friendly fun and food at Summerfest this year. Here's our guide.," 18 June 2018 An 18-hole course featuring a lighted driving range, pro shop and restaurant. Houston Chronicle, "Tee up at Houston-area golf courses," 10 May 2018 Settlers Bay on Knik-Goose Bay Road opens for the season Friday with no temporary greens or tarps, said Becky Gerritsen of the pro shop. Beth Bragg, Anchorage Daily News, "The Valley is place to be this weekend if you’re a golfer," 20 Apr. 2018 Amy Mickelson, dressed in solid black like her husband, stood off the side of the pro shop porch. Beth Ann Nichols, USA TODAY, "Amy Mickelson: Phil Mickelson offered to withdraw from U.S. Open," 17 June 2018 The foundation of the clubhouse is the original Worthington home built in 1848 and the pro shop sits where the old living room was. Brent Kennedy, Howard County Times, "Worthington Manor Golf Club," 29 June 2018 Learn to surf with lessons from one of the pro shops. Christopher Muther,, "New England’s best beach town? Globe readers pick Narragansett, R.I.," 23 May 2018

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First Known Use of pro shop

1932, in the meaning defined above

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English Language Learners Definition of pro shop

: a shop where equipment for a sport (such as golf or tennis) is sold usually by people who play or teach the sport professionally

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