verb (used without object)
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Origin of putter1
OTHER WORDS FROM putterput·ter·er, nounput·ter·ing·ly, adverb
Words nearby putter
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Definition for putter (3 of 3)
Example sentences from the Web for putter
With a photograph of goalkeeper Robert Green on the England team's golf outing, the Sun screamed the headline, " PUTTER FINGERS."
Tiger wears Nike clothing from head to toe, and with the exception of his putter, uses only Nike clubs and balls.
I was goin' to use a putter, but a putter won't get the ball out of there.Fore!|Charles Emmett Van Loan
At length Mark became big enough to be a “putter,” or rolley boy.The Mines and its Wonders|W.H.G. Kingston
The devilish thing about you inventors is that you putter so.The Forbidden Trail|Honor Willsie
Woman-fashion, she needs must putter about, making many unnecessary preparations for retirement.The Gay Gnani of Gingalee|Florence Huntley
Then he faced the putter to the ball; the club was trembling slightly.The Happy Golfer|Henry Leach