mashie nib-lick

mashie niblick

noun Golf.
a club with an iron head whose face has more slope than a mashie but less slope than a pitcher.
Also called number six iron.


Origin:
1905–10

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To mashie nib-lick
WordNet
mashie niblick

noun
iron with a lofted face for hitting high shots to the green 
WordNet® 3.0, © 2006 by Princeton University.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature