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A caddie who goes ahead of golfers to see where the balls fall.
- ‘I suppose a forecaddie can prove useful considering the hilly terrain, but Lost Canyon's forecaddies smack of a military escort.’
- ‘Then, the forecaddie typically will hop on the back of the cart until the group reaches the first ball.’
- ‘Since it's a tournament, this forecaddie also gets a lot of advance notice of upcoming rounds.’
- ‘If a single decides to take a forecaddie, we ask the minimum gratuity be $80 based on performance.’
- ‘As at Sea Island and other high-end resorts, a forecaddie is included in the price of the green fee and cart.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.