Definitions for CLUBklʌb
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
clubklʌb(n.; v.)clubbed, club•bing.
(n.)a heavy stick, usu. thicker at one end than the other, suitable for use as a weapon; cudgel.
a stick or bat used to drive a ball in various games, as golf.
Ref: Indian club.
a group of people organized for a social, literary, or other purpose:
an athletic club.
the building or rooms occupied by such a group.
an organization that offers its subscribers certain benefits, as discounts on purchases:
a book club.
a group of nations associated in some way:
the European economic club.
a nightclub or cabaret.
a black trefoil-shaped figure on a playing card. a card bearing such figures. clubs, (used with a sing. or pl. v.) the suit so marked.
(v.t.)to beat with or as if with a club.
to gather or form into a clublike mass.
to unite; join together.
to contribute as one's share toward a joint expense.
(v.i.)to combine or join together.
to gather into a mass.
to attend a club or a club's activities.
Category: Common Vocabulary
to contribute to a common fund.
Origin of club:
1175–1225; ME clubbe < ON klubba club; akin to clump
baseball club, ball club, club, nine(noun)
a team of professional baseball players who play and travel together
"each club played six home games with teams in its own division"
club, social club, society, guild, gild, lodge, order(noun)
a formal association of people with similar interests
"he joined a golf club"; "they formed a small lunch society"; "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
stout stick that is larger at one end
"he carried a club in self defense"; "he felt as if he had been hit with a club"
a building that is occupied by a social club
"the clubhouse needed a new roof"
golf club, golf-club, club(noun)
golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball
a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more black trefoils on it
"he led a small club"; "clubs were trumps"
cabaret, nightclub, night club, club, nightspot(verb)
a spot that is open late at night and that provides entertainment (as singers or dancers) as well as dancing and food and drink
"don't expect a good meal at a cabaret"; "the gossip columnist got his information by visiting nightclubs every night"; "he played the drums at a jazz club"
unite with a common purpose
"The two men clubbed together"
gather and spend time together
"They always club together"
strike with a club or a bludgeon
gather into a club-like mass
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
an association of people involved in the same activity
members of a chess club; ***to join the camping club; a soccer/baseball club
They went to a dance club.
a stick for hitting a ball in golf
***a new set of clubs
a blunt stick-like weapon
***The man swung the club.
to hit repeatedly with a blunt stick-like weapon
He had been clubbed to death.
A heavy stick intended for use as a weapon.
An association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation.
An establishment that provides staged entertainment, often with food and drink, such as a nightclub.
She was sitting in a jazz club, sipping wine and listening to a bass player's solo.
A playing card marked with the symbol .
An implement to hit the ball in some ballgames, e.g. golf.
Any set of people with a shared characteristic.
to hit with a club.
He clubbed the poor dog.
to join together to form a group.
To combine into a club-shaped mass.
To go to nightclubs.
Origin: From clubbe, from klubba, cognate with Old High German kolbo and German Kolbe
a heavy staff of wood, usually tapering, and wielded the hand; a weapon; a cudgel
any card of the suit of cards having a figure like the trefoil or clover leaf. (pl.) The suit of cards having such figure
an association of persons for the promotion of some common object, as literature, science, politics, good fellowship, etc.; esp. an association supported by equal assessments or contributions of the members
a joint charge of expense, or any person's share of it; a contribution to a common fund
to beat with a club
to throw, or allow to fall, into confusion
to unite, or contribute, for the accomplishment of a common end; as, to club exertions
to raise, or defray, by a proportional assesment; as, to club the expense
to form a club; to combine for the promotion of some common object; to unite
to pay on equal or proportionate share of a common charge or expense; to pay for something by contribution
to drift in a current with an anchor out
A club is an association of two or more people united by a common interest or goal. A service club, for example, exists for voluntary or charitable activities; there are clubs devoted to hobbies and sports, social activities clubs, political and religious clubs, and so forth.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'CLUB' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #575
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'CLUB' in Written Corpus Frequency: #888
Rank popularity for the word 'CLUB' in Nouns Frequency: #179
Translations for CLUB
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a heavy stick etc used as a weapon.
- knuppel, knopkierieAfrikaans
- عَصا، هَراوَهArabic
- maçaPortuguese (BR)
- die KeuleGerman
- چماق؛ باتونFarsi
- kijača, toljagaCroatian
- lazda, vėzdasLithuanian
- runga; nūjaLatvian
- kølle, klubbeNorwegian
- چماق؛ باتونPersian
- كلوب (دناستى ځاې ، دراغونډيدو خونه): يو ډول لرګى يا ډنډه چه په ډول ډوله لوبو كې استعماليږې: هغه ځاي چه يوه ډله خلك پکښې دټاكلي مقصد لپاره را غونډيږيPashto
- bâtă, băţRomanian
- klubba, påkSwedish
- 棍棒Chinese (Trad.)
- кий, палицяUkrainian
- dùi cuiVietnamese
- 棍棒Chinese (Simp.)
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