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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Birds, Golf, Other sports
birdiebird‧ie1 /ˈbɜːdi $ ˈbɜːrdi/ noun [countable]  1 spokenHBB a word meaning a little bird, used especially by or to children2 DSGin golf, a score that is one less than par3 American EnglishDSO a small object with feathers that you hit across the net in a game of badminton syn shuttlecock British English
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birdieThere, Leonard recorded a birdie and Mickelson had a 3-putt bogey.Woods, sensing blood, hit a fantastic second from 149 yards that almost went in, leaving him a gimme birdie.It started that great birdie run by Lee.But Irwin missed his birdie attempt and Morgan tapped in a bogey to win.But Jacklin was still in a position to make birdie, about 12 feet away.Do you think he smiled after the birdie?He had talked Walker into it, and she holed the birdie putt.
Related topics: Golf
birdiebirdie2 verb [transitive]  DSGin golf, to get the ball into the hole in one hit less than par Woods birdied the last two holes.
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Simple Form
I, you, we, theybirdie
he, she, itbirdies
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I, you, he, she, it, we, theybirdied
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave birdied
he, she, ithas birdied
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad birdied
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill birdie
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have birdied
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