Definition of brassie in English:

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brassie

Pronunciation: /ˈbrasi/
Pronunciation: /ˈbrɑːsi/
(also brassy)

noun (plural brassies)

Golf , informal
A number two wood.
Example sentences
  • With brassie in hand, I looked into the fog, took a practice swing, set up to the ball, and swung.
  • But the brassie shaft has a wonderful whip to it, like a forsythia branch.
  • But, as soon as that box landed, as soon as he delved in and lifted out his brassie and his spoon and his cleek, Reid did not have a single complaint in the whole wide world.

Origin

Late 19th century: so named because the wood was originally shod with brass.

Words that rhyme with brassie

bassi, Brassey, chassis, gassy, Haile Selassie, lassie, Malagasy, Manasseh, massé, massy, sassy, Tallahassee

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: bras|sie

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