clip joint

noun

Definition of clip joint

1 slang : a place of public entertainment (such as a nightclub) that makes a practice of defrauding patrons (as by overcharging)
2 slang : a business that makes a practice of overcharging

First Known Use of clip joint

1932


CLIP JOINT Defined for English Language Learners

clip joint

noun

Definition of clip joint for English Language Learners

  • : a business (such as a bar or nightclub) that makes its customers pay too much money


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