- a stick or bat used to drive a ball in various games, as golf.
- Indian club.
- a short spar attached to the end of a gaff to allow the clew of a gaff topsail to extend beyond the peak of the gaff.
- a short spar attached to the truck of a mast to support the upper part of a club topsail.
- clubfoot (def. 3).
verb (used with object), clubbed, club·bing.
verb (used without object), clubbed, club·bing.
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Origin of club
synonym study for club
OTHER WORDS FROM clubin·ter·club, adjectivesu·per·club, noun
Words nearby club
Example sentences from the Web for club
She said she understands their concerns about retaliation, “but I’m not going to have people come under my instruction who are trying to destroy me” when it’s optional and a club.School Sports Became ‘Clubs’ Amid the Pandemic – Now Two Coaches Are Out|Ashly McGlone|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
“Our goal is to minimize exposure and the amount of people on property,” Bedminster’s general manager, David Schutzenhofer, wrote to club members in an email that day.Trump’s businesses charged Secret Service more than $1.1 million, including for rooms in club shuttered for pandemic|David Fahrenthold, Josh Dawsey|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
Zora Williams was a star student at Lincoln High, involved in countless clubs and applying to prestigious colleges across the country.Morning Report: Lincoln Abruptly Canceled AP Class|Voice of San Diego|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Individual no-shows from the big names doomed the club’s chances.When It Comes To Playoff Disappointment, The Clippers Are In A League Of Their Own|Chris Herring (email@example.com)|September 16, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
On Sunday, less than 24 hours after the club’s season-ending defeat to the Lakers, coach Mike D’Antoni announced he wouldn’t be coming back next season.Everything Should Be On The Table For The Houston Rockets. Even James Harden’s Future.|Chris Herring (firstname.lastname@example.org)|September 14, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
A running joke inside the tribe is that the group is like that club with a hundred people waiting outside to get in.‘We Out Here’: Inside the New Black Travel Movement|Charlise Ferguson|January 4, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Jay Z, Leonardo DiCaprio (also in Miami, sighted leaving a club with 20 women), and Owen Wilson are all dedicated art collectors.William, Kate, and Jay Z’s Favorite Art Star: Alexander Gilkes' World of Rock Stars and Royalty|Tim Teeman|December 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Jones ruled for Ray and he is now back in business, eligible to sign with any NFL club.
Inside, the club is built like a baroque theater, with a dance floor in the center and rows of loggias up the walls.
She met a Forbes at the club the other night who is fond of literature.
I was very abusive when I was drinking; I would knock a man down with a club.Steve P. Holcombe, the Converted Gambler|Rev. Gross Alexander
There had been a meeting of the Committee, and the club was shut up.The Way We Live Now|Anthony Trollope
He had grabbed up a club on the way, and as he spoke he advanced threateningly upon Sercomb and his friends.Motor Matt's Clue|Stanley R. Matthews
He's much more likely to have dropped into his club for a rubber of Bridge!The Brass Bottle|F. Anstey
A teachers' club in the West has an excellent travel and study program based upon books of current interest.The Complete Club Book for Women|Caroline French Benton
British Dictionary definitions for club
- the room, building, or facilities used by such a group
- (in combination)clubhouse
- the black trefoil symbol on a playing card
- a card with one or more of these symbols or (when pl) the suit of cards so marked
- a spar used for extending the clew of a gaff topsail beyond the peak of the gaff
- short for club foot (def. 3)
verb clubs, clubbing or clubbed
Derived forms of clubclubbing, noun
Word Origin for club
Idioms and Phrases with club
see join the club.