Search Result for "tee":
1. the starting place for each hole on a golf course;
- Example: "they were waiting on the first tee"
[syn: tee, teeing ground]
2. support holding a football on end and above the ground preparatory to the kickoff;
[syn: tee, football tee]
3. a short peg put into the ground to hold a golf ball off the ground;
[syn: tee, golf tee]
1. place on a tee;
- Example: "tee golf balls"
[syn: tee, tee up]
2. connect with a tee;
- Example: "tee two pipes"
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tee \Tee\, n. 1. A short piece of pipe having a lateral outlet, used to connect a line of pipe with a pipe at a right angle with the line; -- so called because it resembles the letter T in shape. [1913 Webster] 2. The letter T, t; also, something shaped like, or resembling in form, the letter T. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tee \Tee\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Teed; p. pr. & vb. n. Teeing.] (Golf) To place (the ball) on a tee; also called to tee up. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Tee \Tee\, n. [Cf. Icel. tj[=a] to show, mark.] (a) The mark aimed at in curling and in quoits. (b) The nodule of earth, or a short peg stuck into the ground, from which the ball is struck at the beginning of play for each hole in golf. [1913 Webster +PJC]