Nineteenth hole

Nineteenth hole
bar in a golf clubhouse

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

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  • nineteenth hole — n the nineteenth hole an expression used humorously by ↑golf players meaning the bar where they drink after playing …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • nineteenth hole — ☆ nineteenth hole n. Informal any place, as the bar of a clubhouse, where golfers meet for drinks and conviviality after playing a round of golf …   English World dictionary

  • Nineteenth hole — The Nineteenth hole is a slang term used in golf, generally referring to a pub, bar, or restaurant on or near the golf course, very often the clubhouse itself.[1] A standard round of golf has only eighteen holes[2], so golfers will say they are… …   Wikipedia

  • nineteenth hole — n. a place to buy an alcoholic beverage after a golf game. (Likely to be filled with golfers who have played eighteen holes of golf.) □ All off us gathered at the nineteenth hole to celebrate a great match. □ I hit a hole in one on the first hole …   Dictionary of American slang and colloquial expressions

  • nineteenth (hole) —    the bar at a golf club    The first eighteen involve striking a ball and walking after it. Occasionally the nineteenth may where you drink other than in the clubhouse, or what you drink:     We finished the eighteen holes and went back to the… …   How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • nineteenth hole — nine′teenth hole′ n. inf inf a place where golfers gather after play to relax • Etymology: 1900–05 …   From formal English to slang

  • nineteenth hole — Informal. the clubhouse or any other place where golfers gather after play to relax, talk, or have a drink. [1900 05] * * * …   Universalium

  • nineteenth hole — noun a) The clubhouse at a golf course. b) The pub after a game of golf …   Wiktionary

  • nineteenth hole — Australian Slang bar in a golf clubhouse …   English dialects glossary

  • nineteenth hole — noun humorous the bar in a golf clubhouse, as reached after a round of eighteen holes …   English new terms dictionary

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