triple bogey

noun

Definition of triple bogey

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

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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 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, Star Tribune, "Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 19 Sep. 2020 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, Star Tribune, "Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 19 Sep. 2020 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, Star Tribune, "Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 19 Sep. 2020 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, Star Tribune, "Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 19 Sep. 2020 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, Star Tribune, "Remembering Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 19 Sep. 2020 Both developments were perhaps unthinkable when Ginsburg graduated from law school in 1959 and faced the triple bogey of looking for work as a woman, a mother and a Jew. Mark Sherman, chicagotribune.com, "Ruth Bader Ginsburg, a feminist icon memorialized as the Notorious RBG," 18 Sep. 2020 McIlroy strung together four straight birdies to threaten a charge, halted by a triple bogey on the 12th on his way to a 69 and one-under overall. Patrick Snell, CNN, "Haotong Li 'surprised' to be leading golf major and surprised by questions about President Trump," 8 Aug. 2020 Dustin Johnson was poised to make a move until hit into the water on the par-3 14th and compounding the error with a three-putt triple bogey. Mark Heim | Mheim@al.com, al, "PGA’s RBC Heritage (6/18) second round live stream: TV info, time, how to watch online,," 19 June 2020

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First Known Use of triple bogey

1963, in the meaning defined above

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15 Nov 2020

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“Triple bogey.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/triple%20bogey. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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