Think only of the triumph of 22-year-old golfing prodigy Golfer Rory McIlroy from Northern Ireland at the U.S. Open last month.
President Obama had the temerity to be golfing on the Vineyard when the homeland was threatened.
A golfing habit and a liking for girls are fine for a 51-year-old divorcé.
Maybe, like me and my D.C. gals, the golfing getaway was her idea too.
Could we really expect Tiger's relationship skills to match his golfing skills a decade or so into his professional career?
At Honolulu I spent a most enjoyable two weeks, golfing a little, surf riding, etc.
The golfing history of North Berwick is full of the romance of the game.
I know the prime minister made a golfing trip to Newquay the excuse to call on you personally.
This is always an epoch, and a stirring one in every golfing life.
At few other places in the golfing world is there such a nicely appointed club-house as there is here.
mid-15c., Scottish gouf, usually taken as an alteration of Middle Dutch colf, colve "stick, club, bat," from Proto-Germanic *kulth- (cf. Old Norse kolfr "clapper of a bell," German Kolben "mace, club"). The game is from 14c., the word is first mentioned (along with fut-bol) in a 1457 Scottish statute on forbidden games. Golf ball attested from 1540s. Despite what you read in an e-mail, "golf" is not an acronym.
c.1800, golf (n.). Related: Golfed; golfing.