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book club

noun

Simple Definition of book club

  • : an organization that sells books to its members at low prices

  • : a group of people who meet to talk about the books that they are reading

Full Definition of book club

  1. 1 :  an organization that ships selected books to members usually on a regular schedule and often at discount prices

  2. 2 :  a group of people who meet regularly to discuss books they are reading

1905

First Known Use of book club

1905


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