birdie

Primary Meanings of birdie

1.
n
badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers
2.
nv
(golf) a score of one stroke under par on a hole
shoot in one stroke under par
Full Definitions of birdie
1

n badminton equipment consisting of a ball of cork or rubber with a crown of feathers

Synonyms:
bird, shuttle, shuttlecock
Type of:
badminton equipment
equipment for playing the game of badminton
2

n (golf) a score of one stroke under par on a hole

Type of:
score
a number that expresses the accomplishment of a team or an individual in a game or contest

v shoot in one stroke under par

Type of:
shoot
throw or propel in a specific direction or towards a specific objective

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