Fore Caddie

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What does yelling Fore !!! mean

Fore Caddie

One who directs golfers to their balls during competition. The fore caddy positions himself in the vicinity of where the tee shots will land, and marks its placement. As a fore-warning a ball hit to close to the forecaddy would be followed with a yell : FORE-Caddie look out, which later evolved to simply Fore!!!



1/16/2009 10:23:53 AM
Frank DePuy said:

This is interesting to know how terms are derived.

6/18/2009 11:46:22 PM
tim coyote said:

heard of the term in bagger vance


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