Definitions for clubklʌb

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

clubklʌb(n.; v.)clubbed, club•bing.

  1. (n.)a heavy stick, usu. thicker at one end than the other, suitable for use as a weapon; cudgel.

  2. a stick or bat used to drive a ball in various games, as golf.

    Category: Sport

    Ref: Indian club.

  3. a group of people organized for a social, literary, or other purpose:

    an athletic club.

  4. the building or rooms occupied by such a group.

  5. an organization that offers its subscribers certain benefits, as discounts on purchases:

    a book club.

  6. a group of nations associated in some way:

    the European economic club.

  7. a nightclub or cabaret.

  8. 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.

    Category: Games

  9. (v.t.)to beat with or as if with a club.

  10. to gather or form into a clublike mass.

  11. to unite; join together.

  12. to contribute as one's share toward a joint expense.

  13. (v.i.)to combine or join together.

  14. to gather into a mass.

  15. to attend a club or a club's activities.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  16. to contribute to a common fund.

Origin of club:

1175–1225; ME clubbe < ON klubba club; akin to clump

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

  2. 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"

  3. club(noun)

    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"

  4. clubhouse, club(noun)

    a building that is occupied by a social club

    "the clubhouse needed a new roof"

  5. golf club, golf-club, club(noun)

    golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball

  6. club(noun)

    a playing card in the minor suit that has one or more black trefoils on it

    "he led a small club"; "clubs were trumps"

  7. 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"

  8. club(verb)

    unite with a common purpose

    "The two men clubbed together"

  9. club(verb)

    gather and spend time together

    "They always club together"

  10. club, bludgeon(verb)

    strike with a club or a bludgeon

  11. club(verb)

    gather into a club-like mass

    "club hair"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. club(noun)ʌb

    an association of people involved in the same activity

    members of a chess club; ***to join the camping club; a soccer/baseball club

  2. clubʌb

    a nightclub

    They went to a dance club.

  3. clubʌb

    a stick for hitting a ball in golf

    ***a new set of clubs

  4. clubʌb

    a blunt stick-like weapon

    ***The man swung the club.

  5. club(verb)ʌb

    to hit repeatedly with a blunt stick-like weapon

    He had been clubbed to death.

Wiktionary

  1. club(Noun)

    A heavy stick intended for use as a weapon.

  2. club(Noun)

    An association of members joining together for some common purpose, especially sports or recreation.

  3. club(Noun)

    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.

  4. club(Noun)

    A playing card marked with the symbol .

  5. club(Noun)

    An implement to hit the ball in some ballgames, e.g. golf.

  6. club(Noun)

    Any set of people with a shared characteristic.

  7. club(Verb)

    to hit with a club.

    He clubbed the poor dog.

  8. club(Verb)

    to join together to form a group.

  9. club(Verb)

    To combine into a club-shaped mass.

  10. club(Verb)

    To go to nightclubs.

  11. Origin: From clubbe, from klubba, cognate with Old High German kolbo and German Kolbe

Webster Dictionary

  1. Club(noun)

    a heavy staff of wood, usually tapering, and wielded the hand; a weapon; a cudgel

  2. Club(noun)

    any card of the suit of cards having a figure like the trefoil or clover leaf. (pl.) The suit of cards having such figure

  3. Club(noun)

    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

  4. Club(noun)

    a joint charge of expense, or any person's share of it; a contribution to a common fund

  5. Club(verb)

    to beat with a club

  6. Club(verb)

    to throw, or allow to fall, into confusion

  7. Club(verb)

    to unite, or contribute, for the accomplishment of a common end; as, to club exertions

  8. Club(verb)

    to raise, or defray, by a proportional assesment; as, to club the expense

  9. Club(verb)

    to form a club; to combine for the promotion of some common object; to unite

  10. Club(verb)

    to pay on equal or proportionate share of a common charge or expense; to pay for something by contribution

  11. Club(verb)

    to drift in a current with an anchor out

Freebase

  1. Club

    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

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'club' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #575

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'club' in Written Corpus Frequency: #888

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'club' in Nouns Frequency: #179


Translations for club

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

club(noun)

a heavy stick etc used as a weapon.

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