country-club

adjective coun·try-club \ ˈkən-trē-ˌkləb \

Definition of country-club

1 :typical, characteristic, or suggestive of a country club
  • a country-club atmosphere
  • a country-club prison
2 :having qualities (such as affluence) associated with the members of a country club
  • a country-club conservative

First Known Use of country-club

1894


country club

noun

Definition of country club

:a suburban club for social life and recreation; especially :one having a golf course

First Known Use of country club

1762


COUNTRY-CLUB Defined for English Language Learners

country club

noun

Definition of country club for English Language Learners

  • : a private club where people go for social events and to play golf, tennis, etc.


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