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clubby

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adjective club·by \ˈklə-bē\

Simple Definition of clubby

  • : friendly only to people who belong to a high social class

Full Definition of clubby

club·bi·erclub·bi·est

  1. :  characteristic of a club or club members: as a :  displaying friendliness especially to other members of the same social group :  sociable b :  open only to qualified or approved persons :  select, elite

club·bi·ness noun

Examples of clubby

  1. the clubby world of New York's social elite

  2. <new in town, she was hoping some of her clubbier coworkers might show her the city's hot spots>



1859

First Known Use of clubby

1859


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