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Alternative clues for the word par
Three strokes, perhaps
Something to be up to
Figure to shoot for
Get a 3 on a 3, e.g.
It's normal for 28-Down
Something to shoot for
It's frequently 72
Go for it
Score to beat, in golf
Bond's base value
Good thing to break
What golfers try to break
When it's broken, that's good
It's usually 3, 4 or 5
Score that's "saved"
By its location [see adjoining squares of answer], a birdie
By its location [see adjoining squares of answer], a bogey
One over a birdie
Word before three, four or five, but not one
It's occasionally 5
Something good to shoot
Gold digger's quest
It may not be easy to shoot
Something to try to shoot
What a golfer might shoot
Certain swingers try to make it
3, 4 or 5, typically, in golf
Thing to shoot for
Three, four or five, commonly
3, 4 or 5, but rarely 6
72, at Augusta
Number on a golf course
3, 4 or 5, usually, for a golf hole
See 34-Across and 45-Across
Number on a golf hole
Target for certain athletes
It's bad to be over it
Two, for many minigolf holes
72, at Pebble Beach
Score to aim for
Onetime name in late-night TV
Something that's good to break
Three, for a short hole
Score between a birdie and a bogey
2, 3 or 4, usually, in miniature golf
Standard for the course
You may feel below it
Word often seen before 3, 4 or 5, but never 1
6 is a rare one
One of nine numbers on a card
Score between birdie and bogey
Score to shoot for
It's hard to shoot
72, at Augusta National Golf Club
3, 4 or 5 on a golf hole, typically
Golf course target
3, 4 or 5 on a golf course
It's not unusual
4, maybe, on a golf hole
It's usually between 3 and 5
It's not easy to shoot
5 is a high one
An eagle beats it
72, on many courses
72, for many golf courses
(in golf) the standard number of strokes set for each hole on a golf course, or for the entire course
A state of being essentially equal or equivalent
Norm for Greg Norman
Norm for Norman
Swedish author Lagerkvist
Birdie plus one
Eagle plus two
It's beaten by a birdie
Score for Chi-Chi
It's elementary, to Watson
Kind of score
Score to beat
Kind of stock
Shoot as expected on
Wall Street term
This is elementary for Watson
Excellent drivers often break it
Securities' nominal value
Watson's 3, 4 or 5
"Modern all ___" (anagram for Arnold Palmer)
Bogey minus one
Average for JoAnne Carner
___ for the course
Kind of boiled
Between a bogey and a birdie
Norm for JoAnne Carner
What concerns Watson
Not quite a birdie
Standard for Snead
One less than a bogey
Word definitions for par in dictionaries
Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Word definitions in Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
noun COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES par excellence ▪ Auguste Escoffier, master chef par excellence COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS ■ ADJECTIVE level ▪ Parsley was level par at the turn but found himself five down yet he never gave up. under ▪ Matthew battled...
The Collaborative International Dictionary
Word definitions in The Collaborative International Dictionary
Bogey \Bo"gey\, n.; pl. Bogeys . [Also bogie and bogy , plural bogies .] A goblin; a bugbear. Syn: bogeyman. I have become a sort of bogey -- a kill-joy. --Wm. Black. (Golf) a score one stroke over par for a hole; formerly, the definition of bogey was the...
Word definitions in Wiktionary
Etymology 1 abbr. 1 paragraph 2 parallel 3 parenthesis 4 parish Etymology 2 n. 1 Equal value; equality of nominal and actual value; the value expressed on the face or in the words of a certificate of value, as a bond or other commercial paper. 2 Equality...
Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
Word definitions in Douglas Harper's Etymology Dictionary
1620s, "equality," also "value of one currency in terms of another," from Latin par "equal, equal-sized, well-matched," also as a noun, "that which is equal, equality," of unknown origin. Watkins suggests perhaps from PIE root *pere- (2) "to grant, allot,"...
Word definitions in WordNet
n. (golf) the standard number of strokes set for each hole on a golf course, or for the entire course; "a par-5 hole"; "par for this course is 72" a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; "on a par with the best" [syn: equality...
Word definitions in Wikipedia
The computer program par is a text formatting utility for Unix , written by Adam M. Costello as a replacement for the fmt command. Par reformats paragraphs of text to fit into a given line length optimally, keeping prefixes and suffixes intact, which is...
Usage examples of par.
Saint Adjutor combla le gouffre en y jetant les chaines dont naguere il avait ete charge injustement par les infideles.
Apres dix-sept ans de travaux et de combats, Adjutor de Vernon fut pris par les Turcs, et enferme dans Jerusalem.
Novelli, le dos raide et la bouche tordue par un sourire aigre, complimenta Salomon pour sa bonne mine.
Lord King had recently issued a circular-letter to his tenants, that he would no longer receive bank-notes at par, but that his rents must for the future be paid either in English guineas, or in equivalent weight of Portuguese gold coin, or in bank notes amounting to a sum sufficient to purchase such an equivalent weight of gold.
Elle a vu son vieux genie de la terre, son dieu velu, Miraut, attache par une longue laisse a un arbre, au bord du puits.
Razac and the Blue Hills, to Arneis and Par Navon, and thus at last to the watchers in the Tower of Guard in Marneri, the High Tower at Castle Point in Kadein, or any of the other fortresses of the Argonath.
Cependant il a insiste, sinon pour avoir une reponse immediate, au moins pour arranger les choses de facon a ce que cette reponse ne soit point dictee par la seule inspiration.
Then, in a sudden quiet, just as the Biter stopped her forward movement and began to disengage herself and slide astern, the fore topsail yard, bumped and pulled and jostled in its par rels broke at the truss.
I could very well understand that my colleague, Sanzonio, should not complain of such treatment, because he was a blockhead, but I did not feel disposed to allow myself to be put on a par with him.
Le nocher peut mener sa nef Assurement par cette place Dans une tranquille bonace Sans redouter aucun mechef.
Je pars en avant, les miens me suivent, et nous tombons dans la redoute, terribles et rapides comme des boulets vivants.
Corysandre avait commence par se revolter devant cette exigence, puis elle avait fini par ceder aux raisons de sa mere.
Zanette, la prendre par la main devant tout le monde, lui donner la cocarde bleue.
Padishar was how Rimmer Dall had warned him that, like the First Seeker, Par, too, was a Shadowen.
Par feared that his affinity with the First Seeker, whatever its nature, let Rimmer Dall glean the secrets he would otherwise keep hiddeneven those he was not immediately privy to, those kept by his friends and companions.