birdies, birdying, birdied
1) N-COUNT In golf, if you get a birdie, you get the golf ball into a hole in one stroke fewer than the number of strokes which has been set as the standard for a good player.
2) VERB If a golfer birdies a hole, he or she gets a birdie at that hole.

[V n] He birdied five of the first seven holes.

English dictionary. 2008.

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