[nib-lik] /ˈnɪb lɪk/
a club with an iron head, the face of which has the greatest slope of all the irons, for hitting the ball with maximum loft.
(golf) (formerly) a club, a no. 9 iron, giving a great deal of lift
golf club with a heavy head, of unknown origin.
- Number off
verb 1. (adverb) to call out or cause to call out one’s number or place in a sequence, esp in a rank of soldiers: the sergeant numbered his men off from the right
noun 1. oneself, especially one’s own well-being or interests: to look out for number one. 2. a person, company, etc., that is first in rank, order, or prestige: Our team is number one. 3. urination: used especially by or with reference to children. adjective 4. of the highest in quality, status, importance, etc.; first-rate: a […]
- Number-one boy
[nwey-voh ley-ohn, noo-ey-; Spanish nwe-vaw le-awn] /ˈnweɪ voʊ leɪˈoʊn, nuˈeɪ-; Spanish ˈnwɛ vɔ lɛˈɔn/ noun 1. a state in NE Mexico. 25,136 sq. mi. (65,102 sq. km). Capital: Monterrey. /ˈnweɪvəʊ leɪˈəʊn; nuːˈeɪ-; Spanish ˈnweβo leˈɔn/ noun 1. a state of NE Mexico: the first centre of heavy industry in Latin America. Capital: Monterrey. Pop: 3 […]