club·​ba·​ble | \ ˈklə-bə-bəl How to pronounce clubbable (audio) \
variants: or less commonly clubable

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clubbability \ ˌklə-​bə-​ˈbi-​lə-​tē How to pronounce clubbability (audio) \ noun

Examples of clubbable in a Sentence

a frequenter of coffeehouses, Samuel Johnson has been called the most clubbable man in English literature
Recent Examples on the Web Its top editors have tended to be tweedy, clubbable figures who slip between academia and the upper reaches of journalism. New York Times, "A Scrappy Makeover for a Tweedy Literary Fixture," 26 May 2018

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First Known Use of clubbable

1783, in the meaning defined above

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“Clubbable.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2020.

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