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club

club

 
 
pronunciation:
kluhb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a heavy stick that is used as a weapon.
The police officer carried a club.
definition 2: a group of people who meet for a special purpose.
My friend belongs to a book club.
similar words:
association, band, clan, community, gang, group, lodge, organization, outfit, ring, society, team
definition 3: a black shape with three round parts that can be found on a playing card; a card marked with this shape.
The three of clubs is considered bad luck in some card games.
 
definition 4: a place for evening entertainment where there is usually music, food, and drinks with alcohol.
That club has a good band tonight.
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