country club


noun

a club, usually in a suburban district, with a clubhouse and grounds, offering various social activities and generally having facilities for tennis, golf, swimming, etc.

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Origin of country club

An Americanism dating back to 1865–70
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British Dictionary definitions for country club

country club

noun

a club in the country, having sporting and social facilities
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