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.

Nearby words

  1. countrify,
  2. country,
  3. country and western,
  4. country and western music,
  5. country blues,
  6. country code,
  7. country cousin,
  8. country dance,
  9. country fever,
  10. country fries

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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