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

  • n. An iron golf club for middle-distance shots, especially a four, five, or six iron.
  • n. An iron golf club that has more loft than a driver and less than a three iron, used for longer fairway shots and long approach shots; a two iron.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a long iron{5} with a nearly vertical face.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A golf-club with an iron head, in form between that of a cleik and that of a mashy: used for approaching.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. long iron with a nearly vertical face


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  • But on the 3rd hole, a slightly downhill par 3 over water, Woods blocked a midiron into the sand trap, short siding himself.


  • On the left-breaking, par-five thirteenth, after a particularly frustrating midiron from the fairway, she let out what sounded like an epithet.

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  • But, alas, the experience of shanking etches itself into the memory, and still traumatized after I had popped the ball safely out into the fairway, I yanked a midiron left a second time, into the trees.

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  • My partner didn't want to play at first because of the weather, but I persuaded him to go round, and I beat him by two up and four to play solely by relying on the brassy and midiron.

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  • "He's the sweetest boy I know," commented little Mrs. Tanner, whose husband had barked about the midiron.

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  • a three-quarter midiron to the green and she made it like a veteran.

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  • "I don't care a whoop what McAlpine says," roared an irascible gentleman on the opposite side of the fireplace; "a man ought to use a midiron when he gets that kind of a lie.

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