a club with a wooden head, the brass-plated face of which has more slope than a driver but less than a spoon, for hitting long, low drives on the fairway.
- Also called number two wood .
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How to use brassie in a sentence
And when at the next hole I laid my brassie absolutely dead, he—— But I can tell you about that some other time.Once a Week | Alan Alexander Milne
Shall I select my brassie and tempt twice the gods of chance?Hints to Pilgrims | Charles Stephen Brooks
In a moment of ill-judged enthusiasm, and fired by the thrill of a superlative brassie-shot, he went all out for his third.The Gay Adventure | Richard Bird
West, left to himself, sighed lazily and fell to digging holes in the turf with his brassie.The Half-Back | Ralph Henry Barbour
The other obeyed, and succeeded in getting a firm hold of the brassie, but the rest was none so easy.The Half-Back | Ralph Henry Barbour
British Dictionary definitions for brassie
golf a former name for a club, a No. 2 wood, originally having a brass-plated sole and with a shallower face than a driver to give more loft
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