hanging lie

noun Golf.

a lie in which the ball is situated on a slope having a downward incline in the direction that the ball is to be played.

Nearby words

  1. hanging,
  2. hanging gardens of babylon,
  3. hanging glacier,
  4. hanging indentation,
  5. hanging indention,
  6. hanging pawn,
  7. hanging post,
  8. hanging scroll,
  9. hanging step,
  10. hanging stile

Origin of hanging lie

First recorded in 1905–10

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