nineteenth hole

This page is about the slang term nineteenth hole.

Meaning: the bar in a golf course clubhouse that players often go to after playing eighteen holes of golf

For example:

  • I'll see you at the nineteenth hole after the game.

  • I think Ted enjoys drinking at the nineteenth hole as much as playing golf on the previous eighteen holes.

Quick Quiz:

If you're at the nineteenth hole, you've probably just

a. played basketball

b. played cards

c. played golf

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Contributor: Matt Errey