triple bogey

noun

Definition of triple bogey

: a golf score of three strokes over par on a hole

Other Words from triple bogey

triple-bogey \ ˈtri-​pəl-​ˈbō-​gē How to pronounce triple bogey (audio) \ transitive verb

Examples of triple bogey in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Max Homa four-putted from 20 feet for triple bogey on No. 12 and three-putted for double bogey on No. 14 on his way to a 76. Doug Ferguson, orlandosentinel.com, 18 June 2021 Knous, who has one more start on a medical exemption, landed his opening tee shot into a spectator’s chair and had a triple bogey on No. 14. Michael Wagaman, ajc, 20 Sep. 2021 In the women’s event, Anannarukarn (70) overcame a triple bogey on the sixth hole to beat American Emma Talley (70) on the second hole of a playoff. BostonGlobe.com, 1 Aug. 2021 Rickie Fowler birdied six of his first 10 holes, before a triple bogey on the 18th left him with a 70 and a tie for 29th in a six-stroke deficit. Dave Campbell, ajc, 24 July 2021 Schauffele wound up with his first triple bogey in a major — in 1,042 holes — and squandered any chance of catching Matsuyama. Star Tribune, 12 Apr. 2021 Cameron Tringale, a one-stroke leader after the third round, took a triple bogey on the par-3 13th hole right after consecutive birdies had brought him back into contention. Dave Campbell, ajc, 25 July 2021 Rickie Fowler birdied six of his first 10 holes, before a triple bogey on the 18th left him with a 70 and a tie for 29th in a six-stroke deficit. BostonGlobe.com, 25 July 2021 Morikawa was right there with him until a triple bogey on the 12th hole. BostonGlobe.com, 5 June 2021

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First Known Use of triple bogey

1963, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of triple bogey was in 1963

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28 Nov 2021

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“Triple bogey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triple%20bogey. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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