pitch shot

noun Golf.

a shot in which the ball is hit high into the air and with backspin to ensure little roll upon landing, used in approaching the green.

Nearby words

  1. pitch line,
  2. pitch on,
  3. pitch pine,
  4. pitch pipe,
  5. pitch plane,
  6. pitch surface,
  7. pitch wart,
  8. pitch woo,
  9. pitch-and-putt,
  10. pitch-and-run shot

Compare chip shot.

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