clubbing

noun
club·​bing | \ ˈklə-biŋ How to pronounce clubbing (audio) \

Definition of clubbing

1 : the activity of patronizing nightclubs At three in the morning, it's a different scene: friends coming off a night of clubbing trade stories of their conquests…— Javier Cabral
2 : the condition of being clubbed In March, during a life-insurance medical examination, he said, Dr. John C. Greco, a physician in Bridge City, had called to his attention the fact that he had developed finger clubbing.— Paul Brodeur

First Known Use of clubbing

1593 , in the meaning defined at sense 2

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The first known use of clubbing was in 1593

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“Clubbing.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/clubbing. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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clubbing

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How to pronounce clubbing (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of clubbing

: the activity of going to nightclubs in order to dance, drink alcohol, etc.

clubbing

noun
club·​bing | \ ˈkləb-iŋ How to pronounce clubbing (audio) \

Medical Definition of clubbing

: the condition of being clubbed clubbing of the fingers and toes

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