Words nearby clubbing
Definition for clubbing (2 of 2)
- 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.
Origin of club
OTHER WORDS FROM clubin·ter·club, adjectivesu·per·club, noun
synonym study for club
Examples from the Web for clubbing
The global capital of clubbing has a secret—there's an underground war being waged to be the top club impresario in town.
The two secret ingredients: Poehler and Fey, who transform into clubbing Guidettes with unconventional pickup lines.Golden Globes Hosts Tina Fey & Amy Poehler’s Funniest Moments (Video)|Kevin Fallon|January 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her kid sister Ava (Mia Wasikowska) is also hanging out in Detroit and convinces the oldsters to go out for a night of clubbing.
Poolside with an ocean view by day, fine dining and clubbing at night.
By clubbing our funds together, we shall do bravely; no fear of that.'The Old Curiosity Shop|Charles Dickens
Clubbing the piece, I sprang forward, and felled the foremost of the two with a sharp blow on his hat.The Chainbearer|J. Fenimore Cooper
Tom Bodine took in the situation and sprang forward, clubbing his revolver.The Radio Boys on the Mexican Border|Gerald Breckenridge
Peter went to his room and, after a due course of clubbing and tubbing, dressed himself with the utmost care.The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him|Paul Leicester Ford
Saps: a clubbing with weapons made from saplings; synonymous with "timber."Tramping with Tramps|Josiah Flynt
British Dictionary definitions for clubbing (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for clubbing (2 of 2)
- 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
Medicine definitions for clubbing
Idioms and Phrases with clubbing
see join the club.