clubman

[ kluhb-muhn, -man ]
/ ˈklʌb mən, -ˌmæn /

noun, plural club·men [kluhb-muhn, -men]. /ˈklʌb mən, -ˌmɛn/.

a man who belongs to a club, especially a fashionable club, and is active in club life.

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Origin of clubman

First recorded in 1590–1600; club + man

OTHER WORDS FROM clubman

club·man·ship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for clubman

clubman
/ (ˈklʌbmən) /

noun plural -men

a man who is an enthusiastic member of a club or clubs
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