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clubhouse

[kluhb-hous] /ˈklʌbˌhaʊs/
noun, plural clubhouses
[kluhb-hou-ziz] /ˈklʌbˌhaʊ zɪz/ (Show IPA)
1.
a building or room occupied by a club.
2.
a building or area used for social or recreational activities by occupants of an apartment complex, institution, etc.
3.
an athletic team's dressing room.
Origin of clubhouse
1810-1820
First recorded in 1810-20; club + house
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clubhouse

/ˈklʌbˌhaʊs/
noun
1.
the premises of a sports or other club, esp a golf club
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clubhouse

modifier

Having to do with routine and sometimes shady urban partisan politics: Dinkins, 62, is a classic clubhouse politician (1960s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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