putt-putt

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putt-putt

1. slang A small motorized vehicle. My grandfather sill drives the same tiny putt-putt he had when he was in college. A: "We rented a scooter to get around the city during our vacation." B: "You're going to block up traffic driving a putt-putt like that."
2. slang Miniature golf. Do you kids want to go play some putt-putt this weekend? They're known for their putt-putt course, but they've also got go-karts and a pretty sweet arcade.

putt-putt

n. a small motorized vehicle, especially a small car. That’s not a motorcycle; it’s just a little putt-putt.
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The extraordinary interest throughout Australia in boats built of timber - gaff-rigged yachts, dinghies, skiffs, even the venerable America's Cup challenger Gretel II, along with fishing trawlers, cray boats and 'couta boats, steam putt-putts, luxurious motor cruisers, the Tasmanian Police boat Vigilant (itself 40 years old) -was underlined at the biennial Australian Wooden Boat Festival in Hobart's historic Constitution Dock and around the waterfront of Sullivans Cove in late February this year.