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English noun: tee

1. tee (location) the starting place for each hole on a golf course


SamplesThey were waiting on the first tee.


Synonymsteeing ground


Broader (hypernym)land site, site


Part meronymgolf course, links course

2. tee (artifact) support holding a football on end and above the ground preparatory to the kickoff


Synonymsfootball tee


Broader (hypernym)support

3. tee (artifact) a short peg put into the ground to hold a golf ball off the ground


Synonymsgolf tee


Broader (hypernym)golf equipment, nog, peg


English verb: tee

1. tee (contact) place on a tee


SamplesTee golf balls.


Synonymstee up


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)lay, place, pose, position, put, set


Domain categorygolf, golf game

2. tee (contact) connect with a tee


SamplesTee two pipes.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something


Broader (hypernym)connect, link, link up, tie









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