tee up

Definition of tee up

golf

  1. :  to place (a ball) on a tee It's time to tee up. He teed the ball up.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  the letter t

    :  something shaped like a capital T

    :  a mark aimed at in various games (such as curling)

  1. :  a small mound or a peg on which a golf ball is placed before being struck at the beginning of play on a hole

    :  a device for holding a football in position for kicking

    :  an adjustable post on which a ball is placed for batting (as in T-ball)

  1. :  in or into a higher position or level

    :  away from the center of the earth

    :  from beneath the ground or water to the surface

  1. :  risen above the horizon

    :  standing

    :  being out of bed

  1. : used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of

    :  up into or in the

    :  in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of

  1. :  one in a high or advantageous position

    :  an upward slope

    :  a period or state of prosperity or success

  1. :  to rise from a lying or sitting position

    :  to move upward :  ascend

    : used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated


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