from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A golf club with a brass-plated sole and a wooden head, used for long low shots; a two wood.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A wooden-headed golf club with a brass base plate, similar to a modern two wood.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. formerly a golfing wood with a face more elevated that a driver but less than a spoon.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See brassy.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (formerly) a golfing wood with a face more elevated that a driver but less than a spoon
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He is holding a wooden headed, driving club – either a brassie or a spoon.
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He was an ogre and she was a brassie, but they were identical twins?
And when their son Esk Ogre married Bria Brassie, we became part brassie too.
"No. He married a nymph named Tandy, and she married a brassie man named Brawnye."
My father is part ogre and my mother is all brassie.
"But the son of an ogre and a brassie-does he have a talent?"
Jane was twirling her capable brassie with rather a dangerous swing and the odd weapon now seemed formidable indeed.
The driver, brassie and spoon are wooden-headed clubs, but the others have always iron heads.
The names of the chief sticks and implements employed in the sport are: driver, brassie, spoon, cleek, iron, mashie, niblick and putter.