glee club

noun

Definition of glee club

: a chorus organized for singing usually short pieces

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sang with the glee club in college
Recent Examples on the Web Forcing the literal-minded heaviness of the Hollywood special-effects machine onto the earnest, put-on-a-show spirit of the musical is like asking the glee club to use auto-tune. Daniel Drake, The New York Review of Books, "The Slog Comes in on Little Cat Feet," 4 Jan. 2020 Performers included Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano J’Nai Bridges, jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, musical director and arranger Damien Sneed and the glee clubs at Morehouse College and Spelman College. Washington Post, "Jessye Norman, opera icon, memorialized at hometown funeral," 13 Oct. 2019 Performers included Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano J’Nai Bridges, jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, musical director and arranger Damien Sneed and the glee clubs at Morehouse College and Spelman College. Washington Post, "Jessye Norman, opera icon, memorialized at hometown funeral," 13 Oct. 2019 In addition to online support groups, Thrive SS has a senior men’s group, a glee club, a public speaking group, and a psychosocial support group. Keren Landman, Quartz, "How community support is helping black gay men with HIV thrive," 1 Dec. 2019 Heitz was known for her brief but significant appearances on Glee as former glee club director Lillian Adler. Tyler Aquilina, EW.com, "Glee actress Jane Galloway Heitz dies at 78," 21 Nov. 2019 Performers included Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano J’Nai Bridges, jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, musical director and arranger Damien Sneed and the glee clubs at Morehouse College and Spelman College. Washington Post, "Jessye Norman, opera icon, memorialized at hometown funeral," 13 Oct. 2019 Performers included Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano J’Nai Bridges, jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, musical director and arranger Damien Sneed and the glee clubs at Morehouse College and Spelman College. Washington Post, "Jessye Norman, opera icon, memorialized at hometown funeral," 13 Oct. 2019 Performers included Metropolitan Opera mezzo soprano J’Nai Bridges, jazz trombonist Wycliffe Gordon, musical director and arranger Damien Sneed and the glee clubs at Morehouse College and Spelman College. Washington Post, "Jessye Norman, opera icon, memorialized at hometown funeral," 13 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of glee club

1814, in the meaning defined above

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“Glee club.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/glee%20club. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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glee club

noun

English Language Learners Definition of glee club

: a group of people who sing together especially as a social activity in a school or college

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