1. [ noun ] (baseball,sport) a team of professional baseball players who play and travel together
Synonyms: ball_club nine baseball_club

"each club played six home games with teams in its own division"

Related terms: baseball_team baseball_league
2. [ noun ] a formal association of people with similar interests
Synonyms: society order lodge gild guild

"he joined a golf club" "they formed a small lunch society" "men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"

Related terms: association sorority chapter fraternity country_club tennis_club yacht_club glee_club golf_club hunt Veterans_of_Foreign_Wars American_Legion bookclub racket_club athenaeum turnverein rowing_club slate_club chess_club secret_society service_club investors_club jockey_club club_member ordain
3. [ 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"

Related terms: stick bludgeon truncheon knobkerrie Indian_club lathi cudgel bat
4. [ noun ] a building occupied by a club
Synonyms: clubhouse

"the clubhouse needed a new roof"

Related terms: building reading_room clubroom
5. [ noun ] (golf,games) golf equipment used by a golfer to hit a golf ball
Synonyms: golf-club golf_club golfclub
Related terms: golf_equipment iron wood golfclub_head
6. [ verb ] unite with a common purpose

"The two men clubbed together"

Related terms: unite
7. [ noun ] (business) a spot that is open late at night and that provides entertainment (as singers or dancers) as well as dancing and food and drink
Synonyms: nightclub nightspot cabaret

"don't expect a good meal at a cabaret" "he got his information by visiting nightclubs" "he played at a jazz club"

Related terms: spot honkytonk supper_club
8. [ verb ] gather and spend time together

"They always club together"

Related terms: meet
9. [ verb ] strike with a club or a bludgeon
Synonyms: bludgeon
Related terms: hit bludgeoner
10. [ noun ] (cards) a playing card in the minor suit of clubs (having one or more black trefoils on it)

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

Related terms: playing_card minor_suit
Similar spelling:   Clubb