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Quail High

Meaning Very low golf shot
Definition

Quail high is a golf term for a shot that is hit very low to the ground. It comes from the low flight path of a quail.

The term usually refers to a poorly hit shot as the ball is it hit too high. The shot doesn't travel very far and is more susceptible to hazards. It is also known as "worm burner."

Example
"I hit it quail high right into the stream right in front of the green."
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Updated August 17, 2016

Quail high definition

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