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yacht club

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  1. an organization of yachtsmen and yachtswomen for the purpose of encouraging and directing the sport of yachting.
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Origin of yacht club

First recorded in 1830–40
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Examples from the Web for yacht club

Historical Examples

  • The caretaker of the yacht-club house was also called, for the same object.

    Geoffrey Hampstead

    Thomas Stinson Jarvis

  • Then Terry saw the brass-trimmed tender heading out from the yacht-club float again.

    Creatures of the Abyss

    Murray Leinster

  • So we went down to the yacht-club wharf to see about the boat that belonged to old Menendez—Rectus's Minorcan.

    A Jolly Fellowship

    Frank R. Stockton