What does nuked mean?

Hit a golf ball a great distance

Nuked is a golf term that refers to when you hit a shot with a specific club and it travels farther than your normal shots. It is primarily used to compliment another golfer after a great shot.

The "nuked" name comes from the nuclear bomb, which is the most powerful weapon on earth. It is reserved for only the most epic shots when you hit the ball extremely well with a club such as a driver or nine iron.


Wow, you really nuked that ball
Yeah, I can maybe get an eagle out of this

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Updated August 22, 2016

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