join the club
A phrase used to express sympathy for a common experience. For example, You waited three hours for the doctor? Join the club! [c. 1940]
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How to use join the club in a sentence
Not to be left behind, progressives in neighboring Wisconsin clamored to join the cutting edge of public health.
France 24 is providing live, round-the-clock coverage of both scenes as they progress.
Sands was involved in a scandalous-for-the-time romance with the carpenter and there were rumors she was pregnant with his child.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Lucas answered immediately when asked why he wanted to join the NYPD.
Three on-the-record stories from a family: a mother and her daughters who came from Phoenix.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Sleek finds it far harder work than fortune-making; but he pursues his Will-o'-the-Wisp with untiring energy.
If you have any thoughts of influencing me or my men to join the regular Confederate army, you may as well give up the idea.The Courier of the Ozarks|Byron A. Dunn
The children possessed themselves of the tent, and Mrs. Pontellier went over to join them.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
It was Wednesday night; over forty men sat down to the house-dinner at the Pandemonium Club.
In most club card-rooms smoking is not permitted, but at the Pandemonium it is the fashion to smoke everywhere.