Golf Glossary - 'Q'
Q School - an informal term used to describe
the PGA Tour's qualifying tournament which is played
once annually to establish the pros who are able to
play in PGA events the following year. A pro who has
qualified to play on the tour is said to have "gotten
their (pro) card."
quacker - see "duck
hook" (aka: "snap hook", "snapper").
quail high - a shot that has a much lower trajectory
than intended. As in, "flying only as high as a
quit - (aka: "quit on the shot") either
referring to somebody who has stopped playing and is
either walking/riding without taking any shots for the
rest of the round or to describe the phenomenon where
a player either decelerates through contact (often in
putting) or does not complete his/her follow through.