dormy

dormie

[dawr-mee]
adjective Golf.
(of a player or side in match play) being in the lead by as many holes as are still to be played.
Also, dormy.


Origin:
1885–90; origin uncertain

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dormie or dormy (ˈdɔːmɪ)
 
adj
golf (of a player or side) as many holes ahead of an opponent as there are still to play: dormie three
 
[C19: of unknown origin]
 
dormy or dormy
 
adj
 
[C19: of unknown origin]

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