group of people who meet together regularly to participate in a particular activity
(organization owning a) building where elected (usually male) members may stay temporarily, have meals, read the newspapers, etc.
make contributions of money, etc. so that the total can be used for a specific purpose
hit or beat sb/sth
"each club played six home games with teams in its own division"
"he joined a golf club"
"they formed a small lunch society"
"men from the fraternal order will staff the soup kitchen today"
"he carried a club in self defense"
"he felt as if he had been hit with a club"
"the clubhouse needed a new roof"
"he led a small club"
"clubs were trumps"
"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"
"The two men clubbed together"
"They always club together"
The club went on its way like other clubs, and men dined and smoked and played billiards and pretended to read.
出自： A. Trollope
Kinnyole was clubbed to death by his own people.
出自： C. G. Seligman