Glossary

A

  • Acceleration
  • Address
  • Aiming
  • Alignment
  • Angle of Approach (or Attack)
  • Approach
  • Axis

B

  • Backspin
  • Backswing
  • Balance
  • Balata
  • Baseball Grip
  • Birdie
  • Bladed Shot
  • Block
  • Bobbing
  • Bogey
  • Borrow
  • Bowed
  • Break
  • Bump and Run
  • Bunker

C

  • Caddie
  • Calcutta
  • Cambered Sole
  • Carry
  • Carryover
  • Casting
  • Cavity-back
  • Center of Gravity
  • Center of Rotation
  • Centrifugal Force
  • Chicken Wing
  • Chip and Run
  • Choke
  • Choke Down
  • Chunk
  • Cleek
  • Closed Clubface
  • Closed Clubface (swing)
  • Closed Grip
  • Closed Stance
  • Closed-to-Open
  • Cocked Wrists
  • Coefficient of Restitution
  • Coil
  • Come Over the Top
  • Compression
  • Connection
  • Conservation of Angular Momentum (COAM)
  • Croquet Style
  • Cross-Handed
  • Cupped Wrist
  • Cuppy Lie
  • Cut Shot

D

  • Dead Hands
  • Decelerate
  • Deep-Faced Driver
  • Delayed Hit
  • Divot
  • Dormie
  • Double Bogey
  • Double Eagle
  • Doubles
  • Downswing
  • Draw
  • Driving Range
  • Duck Hook
  • Dynamic Balance

E

  • Eagle
  • Early Hit
  • Effective Loft
  • Explosion
  • Extension

F

  • Fade
  • Fanning
  • Fat Shot
  • Flange
  • Flat Swing
  • Flier
  • Flip Shot
  • Floater
  • Flop Shot
  • Fluffy Lie
  • Fly
  • Follow-through
  • Footwork

H

  • Half Shot
  • Heel
  • Heel and Toe
  • High Side
  • Hitter
  • Hooding
  • Hook
  • Hosel

I

  • Impact
  • Inside-to-In
  • Inside-to-Out
  • Intended Line of Flight
  • Iron Byron

K

  • Kinesiology
  • Kinetic Energy

L

  • Lag
  • Lateral Slide or Shift
  • Lay Off
  • Learning Center
  • Level-Par
  • Lever System
  • Lie
  • Lights-Out
  • Line
  • Line of Flight
  • Links
  • Lob Shot
  • Loft
  • Long Irons
  • Looking Up
  • Loop
  • Loosened Grip

M

  • Mechanics
  • Middle or Mid-irons
  • Mulligan

N

  • Nassau

O

  • Off-Green Putting
  • Offset
  • One-Piece Takeaway
  • Open Clubface
  • Open Grip
  • Open Stance
  • Open-to-Closed
  • Outside-to-In
  • Overclub

P

  • Pace
  • Paddle Grip
  • Par
  • Path
  • Pendulum Stroke
  • Pinch Shot
  • Pistol Grip
  • Pitch-and-Run
  • Pivot
  • Plugged Lie
  • Plumb-bob
  • Pre-Shot Routine
  • Press
  • Private Lesson
  • Pronation
  • Pulled Hook
  • Pulled Shot
  • Pulled Slice
  • Punch Shot
  • Pushed Hook
  • Pushed Shot
  • Pushed Slice

R

  • Radius
  • Raised Swing Center
  • Rap
  • Reading the Green (or Putt)
  • Recover
  • Release
  • Reverse Weight Shift
  • Rhythm
  • Road Hole
  • Round Robin

S

  • Scoring Clubs
  • Scramble
  • Semiprivate Lesson
  • Separation
  • Setup
  • Shank
  • Shape
  • Short Game
  • Short Irons
  • Shut
  • Sky
  • Slice
  • Smothered Hook
  • Sole
  • Sole-Weighted
  • Splash Shot
  • Spoon
  • Spot
  • Spot Putting
  • Square
  • Stance
  • Steer
  • Straight-Faced
  • Stroke Play
  • Strong Grip
  • Supination
  • Swaying
  • Sweet Spot
  • Swing Arc
  • Swing Center
  • Swing Plane
  • Swinger
  • Swingweight
  • Swingweight Scale

T

  • Takeaway
  • Target Line
  • Tee Box
  • Tempo
  • Texas Wedge
  • Three-Quarter Shot
  • Tier
  • Timing
  • Toed Shot
  • Topped Shot
  • Touch
  • Trajectory
  • Transition

U

  • Uncock
  • Upright

V

  • Vector
  • Visualization

W

  • Waggle
  • Weak Grip
  • Whiff

Y

  • Yips

Z

  • Zen Golf
  • Zoomie
  • Zoysia