gentleman's club


Definition of gentleman's club

: a nightclub for men that features scantily clad women dancers or stripteasers

Examples of gentleman's club in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Houston showed its true creativity when a gentleman's club provided a drive-thru alternative at the peak of the pandemic. Shelby Stewart, Chron, 29 Dec. 2020 Officials have also announced possible exposures at a Big and Rich concert at the Sioux Empire Fair in Sioux Falls, a gentleman's club in Sioux Falls, a bar in Hill City and a nightclub in Brookings. Eric Levenson, CNN, 19 Aug. 2020 Desiree Gordon was an exotic dancer at Sapphire Las Vegas -- a gentleman's club on the Vegas Strip. Robert Kuznia, CNN, 13 Aug. 2020 Wright, who co-owns the Manhattan strip club Sapphire 39, asked for leniecy, according to a sentencing memorandum filed by U.S. Attorney Geoffrey Berman, saying his gentlemen's club was expanding and required his personal attention. Dave Brooks, Billboard, 1 Mar. 2019 The wise cat is a regular visitor of gentlemen's clubs, though his frequent visits do not change how his peers view him. Katherine Schaffstall, Billboard, 18 Apr. 2019 While it was once heralded as a politically conservative gentlemen's club, Klopfenstein said there are now no conditions to becoming a member. Holly V. Hays, Indianapolis Star, 3 Dec. 2019 The Reform Club, a gentleman's club on the corner of Pall Mall and Carlton Gardens, London, circa 1900. Suyin Haynes, Time, 22 Oct. 2019 Daniels performed last month at Truth Detroit gentlemen's club. Detroit Free Press Staff, Detroit Free Press, 14 May 2018

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1974, in the meaning defined above

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“Gentleman's club.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Jul. 2021.

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