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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A piece of turf dug out of a lawn or fairway (by an animals hooves or a golf club); (golf) the cavity left when a piece of turf is cut from the ground by the club head in making a stroke.

Usage examples (29)
  • Gulley said there was a bleeding "divot" in his head likely caused by fallen ceiling matter.
  • Something called a divot stomp?
  • "Look at how long it is," they muttered of the divot.
  • "As you saw, that was not a divot," Suzuki said through for more
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