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nightclub

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noun night·club \-ˌkləb\

Simple Definition of nightclub

  • : a place that is open at night, has music, dancing, or a show, and usually serves alcoholic drinks and food

Full Definition of nightclub

  1. :  a place of entertainment open at night usually serving food and liquor and providing music and space for dancing and often having a floor show

Examples of nightclub

  1. <decided to go dancing at a local nightclub after the long dinner and movie>



1894

First Known Use of nightclub

1894

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nightclub

verb night·club

Definition of nightclub

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to patronize nightclubs

night·club·ber noun


1936

First Known Use of nightclub

1936

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