Usage examples for putt

  1. Now, Polly, go putt your doll to bed, and don't criticise your father. – Philosopher Jack by R.M. Ballantyne
  2. Just as a matter of record, let me state that I canned a nice rainbow putt for a four. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  3. He started his engine and went putt putting madly out across the lake. – Every Man for Himself by Hopkins Moorhouse
  4. Here they remained several days, and Radisson says: " Our treaty's being done, overladened with bootyes abundantly, we putt ourselves in the way that we came, to see again our village." – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  5. I wad putt him doon at the white rock. – The Eagle Cliff by R.M. Ballantyne
  6. It is easy enough to cut the ball, but it is most difficult, at first at all events, to cut it and putt it properly at the same time. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon
  7. You're up there for a putt – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  8. Thee isn't fit to putt un to thy zhoulder. – Lorna Doone, A Romance of Exmoor by R. D. Blackmore
  9. Moreman made a good try, but his fourth shot stopped a few inches from the cup; and Crane, after studying the roll of the green for a full minute, dropped a forty- foot putt for a four- and dropped our spirits with it. – Fore! by Charles Emmett Van Loan
  10. The man that we have taken with us was putt into a boat of 3 men and a woman, but not of the same nation as the rest, but of one that we call sorcerors. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  11. And if any of the said Indians shall desire to putt themselves under the Protection of the Governours, or Governments of our said Collonyes or Plantations, That they doe receive them with respect and Kindnesse, and Give them due Protection, and Defence in their Persons, Goods, and Possessions according to Lawe. – British Committees, Commissions, and Councils of Trade and Plantations, 1622-1675 by Charles M. Andrews
  12. He read it again as the boy putt putted off into the darkness. – The Monk of Hambleton by Armstrong Livingston
  13. They'll be scourin' all round for you long before sun- up, so I must putt you where you'll be able to look on an' grin at them. – Charlie to the Rescue by R.M. Ballantyne
  14. Only a chairman can putt it to the meetin'. – The Fourth Series Plays, Complete by John Galsworthy
  15. How can I putt a ball and follow it up with any feeling of interest? – A Book of Ghosts by Sabine Baring-Gould
  16. We made an end of some fish that we putt by for neede. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  17. We putt ourselves uppon our guards, thinking they weare ennemy; but weare friends, and received us with joy, and said that if we had not come in 3 dayes' time, they would have sent their boats to know the reason of our delay. – Voyages of Peter Esprit Radisson by Peter Esprit Radisson
  18. Confucius Putt says that the Prince didn't hear a word of it. – Phineas Redux by Anthony Trollope
  19. I hooked my drive off the tee and down a little gully to the left, put a good iron shot into a bunker on the right, and than ran down a hundred- yard putt with a niblick for a three. – The Holiday Round by A. A. Milne
  20. I did not know exactly what I had to do to win until about four holes from the finish, when someone, who had seen Taylor putt out at the last green, came up to me and told me what number of strokes was still left to me to play if I were to tie with him. – The Complete Golfer [1905] by Harry Vardon