from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. The driving of a golf ball from the tee into the hole in a single stroke.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A hole that is completed by sinking the ball in a single shot or attempt, with one hit.
  • n. Any rare, wonderful, or remarkable accomplishment.


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  • And he bites a hole in one of the pouches and squeezes it on the Countess's lips and that's when I started to cry.

    You Suck

  • I bought some of them for Curiosity sake. 2 mile off Wigon towards Warrington (wch was some of my way back againe but for ye Curiosity's sake I did,) is the Burning well wch burns like brandy; its a little sorry hole in one of ye grounds 100 yards from ye Road that Comes from Warrington to Wiggon just by a hedge or banck, its full of dirt and mud almost but the water Continually bubbles up as if it were a pott boyling wch is the spring or severall springs in that place; Nevertheless I felt ye water and it was a Cold Spring.

    Through England on a Side Saddle in the Time of William and Mary


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