putting

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

See put

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: po͝ot'ĭng, IPA(key): /ˈpʰʊtɪŋ/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: put‧ting

Verb[edit]

putting

  1. Present participle of put.

Noun[edit]

putting (usually uncountable, plural puttings)

  1. The action of the verb to put.

Etymology 2[edit]

See putt

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: pŭt'ĭng, IPA(key): /ˈpʰʌtɪŋ/
  • Hyphenation: putt‧ing

Verb[edit]

putting

  1. (golf) Present participle of putt.

Noun[edit]

putting (usually uncountable, plural puttings)

  1. (golf) The action of the verb to putt.
  2. (golf) A variety of golf in which balls are tapped into holes over short distances using a putter.
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