"Eagle" (Verb)

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Tue Sep 30 01:57:58 UTC 2003

The OED does not have the golf term "eagle" as a verb.  Here's an early

1934 _Wash. Post_ 26 AUg. M16  McChesney ... eagled the third hole at
Columbia a few weeks ago.

Fred Shapiro

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