- a short, wooden club with a steep-sloped face, for lofting the ball.
Origin of baffy
Also called number four wood.
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Examples from the Web for baffy
There is a man who calls his baffy Jumbo, and it does not seem a nice name.The Spirit of the Links
"I fear he doesn't know a bulger from a baffy," he added sorrowfully.The Half-Back
Ralph Henry Barbour
As Ambrose often tells us, the baffy is a sweet little club to have in the bag—provided, of course, you have the nerve to use it.Fore!
Charles Emmett Van Loan