putting green

putt·​ing green | \ ˈpə-tiŋ- \

Definition of putting green

: a smooth grassy area at the end of a golf fairway containing the hole also : a similar area usually with many holes that is used for practice

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Amenities include an outdoor pool and a putting green. Andrea Siegel, baltimoresun.com, "High-end rental homes in Ocean City, Rehoboth Beach offer luxury on vacation," 9 May 2018 Jurors are expected to see photographs of his Mercedes-Benz and of his Hampton property putting green and swimming pool. Chad Day, The Seattle Times, "What does Mueller have? Manafort trial offers glimpse," 30 July 2018 In the first episode of Design Girlfriend, Alia and Jamie transformed their dated living room into a sophisticated putting green. Lauren Sheffield, Harper's BAZAAR, "Watch an Armoire Transform Into a Hidden Bar," 2 Aug. 2018 Prosecutors are planning to display photos of many of his extravagant purchases at trial, including the waterfall at one home and the putting green at another. Rachel Weiner, The Seattle Times, "From six homes to a city jail: Paul Manafort, who redefined lobbying, faces trial Tuesday," 30 July 2018 Visit Greenskeeper Golf for more information on installing a putting green in your own home. Lauren Sheffield, Harper's BAZAAR, "Watch a Design Expert Transform Her Dated Living Room Into a Sophisticated Putting Green," 19 July 2018 The backyard has a pool and spa with swim-up bar, fireplace, putting green with bunker, in-ground trampoline, and a full-size tennis/basketball sport court. Lorraine Longhi, azcentral, "Luxury homes: $4.7M Scottsdale mansion has secret room, 2 towers and tennis court," 18 June 2018 Molinari, ranked 18th, strolled up to the putting green at about 10:45. Marcus Hayes, Philly.com, "Tiger Woods still 'moves the needle' at the U.S. Open | Marcus Hayes," 12 June 2018 The entry fee is $130 per golfer by July 10 and $150 after July 17 and includes 18 holes of golf, driving range, putting green, golf cart, BBQ lunch, buffet dinner, and raffle ticket. Courant Community, "Community News For The Valley Edition," 10 July 2018

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First Known Use of putting green

1805, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of putting green was in 1805

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English Language Learners Definition of putting green

golf : an area covered with very short grass around the hole into which the ball must be played also : a similar area that has many holes and that is used for practice

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