teed off

adjective

Definition of teed off

Examples of teed off in a Sentence

She was very teed off. the boss is really teed off about the loss of one of our most important clients, so don't go near him
Recent Examples on the Web Some of the biggest scoring runs, then, came among those who teed off in the afternoon. Andrew Beaton, WSJ, 21 May 2022 All of the low scores came from golfers who teed off before 9:30 a.m. Globe Staff, BostonGlobe.com, 19 May 2022 Even before the first golfers teed off for the 2022 PGA Championship, one female entrepreneur had already carded a hole-in-one with her unique single-serve wine being featured at the event. Hudson Lindenberger, Forbes, 17 May 2022 As a member of the San Diego State golf team and later as a touring pro, watching on TV as players teed off on the first hole, cutting their drives around the majestic Georgia pines that frame the dogleg right. Mark Zeigler, San Diego Union-Tribune, 6 Apr. 2022 Sorenstam sat behind the first tee on Saturday as Rachel Kuehn, who was 16 when the tournament was created, teed off in the final round. New York Times, 3 Apr. 2022 As the church president, Grant often teed off at 6 a.m. in the summers, as detailed in a NauvooTimes.com column. The Salt Lake Tribune, 17 May 2022 Odor added a solo shot in the sixth before the Orioles teed off on Red Sox reliever Phillips Valdez following the delay. Andy Kostka, Baltimore Sun, 1 May 2022 The Masters has already teed off and UFC 273 arrives on Saturday. Xl Media, cleveland, 7 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of teed off

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for teed off

probably from tee off (on)

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The first known use of teed off was in 1951

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Last Updated

14 Jun 2022

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“Teed off.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/teed%20off. Accessed 24 Jun. 2022.

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