baffy

[baf-ee]

noun, plural baff·ies. Golf.

a short, wooden club with a steep-sloped face, for lofting the ball.

Nearby words

  1. baffle,
  2. bafflegab,
  3. bafflement,
  4. baffleplate,
  5. baffling,
  6. bafta,
  7. bag,
  8. bag and baggage,
  9. bag it,
  10. bag job

Origin of baffy

First recorded in 1885–90; baff + -y2

Also called number four wood.

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British Dictionary definitions for baffies

baffies

pl n

Scot dialect slippers
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