clip joint

noun

Definition of clip joint

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

  2. 2 slang :  a business that makes a practice of overcharging

1932

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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