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

Examples of pro shop in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web For every practice and match, Xavier Prep will bake a dozen cookies for the pro shop and another dozen for the bag room, where the clubs are stored at the golf course, whether that's at Phoenix Country Club or Camelback Golf Course. Koki Riley, The Arizona Republic, "Having fun: It's what keeps Xavier Prep head golf coach Sister Lynn Winsor going," 9 Oct. 2020 The 2020 Homer Hanky, looking similar to the original in 1987, will be available Tuesday morning at Cub stores, the Twins pro shop and online at Chris Carr, Star Tribune, "2020 Homer Hanky: What it looks like, and how to get it," 28 Sep. 2020 Fences around the tennis courts were covered in flames, and the tennis pro shop was a smoldering heap of ashes. Dustin Gardiner,, "Napa destination Meadowood hotel building shown engulfed in flames from Glass Fire," 28 Sep. 2020 The 40,000-square-foot venue in Pompano Beach has two ice-skating rinks, a rental store and pro shop, a video-game and sports arcade as well as a snack and dining bar. Rod Stafford Hagwood,, "Cool places to holiday this hot Labor Day weekend," 3 Sep. 2020 The pro shop is going to have discounts for each of the eight seeding games both in store and online. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Fiserv Forum pro shop reopens as Milwaukee Bucks take the court," 31 July 2020 Public spaces where people typically gather — the pro shop, restaurant seating, etc. — are off-limits. Kyle Fredrickson, The Denver Post, "Is golfing allowed amid Colorado coronavirus stay-at-home orders? Golfers find there’s no uniform answer," 1 Apr. 2020 For most of these 20 players, life is different these days — more daily players on the course, not as many outside tournaments and a slow return to normal inside the pro shop, many of which had been shuttered through the spring. Eddie Pells, Star Tribune, "Club pros at PGA see COVID-related surge in golf back home," 5 Aug. 2020 Gordy's Boat House in Lake Geneva has had a spike in boat sales, boat rentals, pro shop sales and restaurant orders, said Marketing Director Kelley Leibsle. Sarah Hauer, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "'Everybody is really looking to escape' as summer tourism destinations fill up with visitors," 2 July 2020

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First Known Use of pro shop

1932, in the meaning defined above

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22 Oct 2020

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“Pro shop.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Nov. 2020.

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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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