de- + loft
deloft (third-person singular simple present delofts, present participle delofting, simple past and past participle delofted)
Last modified on 9 June 2013, at 00:03
- (golf) To reduce the loft of a stroke with.
- 2009 April 13, Bill Pennington, “Sorenstam’s Tips for Flop Shots in Tough Spots”, New York Times:
- To ensure that you do not make a normal transfer of weight to your front foot during the swing, which may be good for full shots or chips but delofts the club in a flop shot, practice keeping your front heel off the ground throughout the swing.