glee club

noun

Definition of glee club 

: a chorus organized for singing usually short pieces

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Synonyms

choir, chorale, chorus, consort

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Examples of glee club in a Sentence

sang with the glee club in college

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Meanwhile, at the John F. Kennedy campus, the New Visions Charter High School for Advanced Math and Science offers one period of keyboard class, and an after-school glee club. New York Times, "In New York High Schools, the Sound of Music Is Muted," 13 May 2018 Luke Merrick, a senior at the University of Virginia, sings in the glee club and recently spent a summer in Japan. Alexander Osipovich, WSJ, "Want to Be a High-Frequency Trader? Here’s Your Chance," 23 Mar. 2018 Watson, who played Hermione in Harry Potter, and Overstreet, who played glee club member Sam Evans in the musical TV show, were seen leaving Sunday night’s Vanity Fair Oscars party together. Shannon Barbour, Cosmopolitan, "Emma Watson's New Rumored Relationship Is a 'Harry Potter'-'Glee' Match Made in Heaven," 9 Mar. 2018 Merriett currently offers her glee clubs to a combined Greendale and Greenfield class in both the spring and fall semesters, one to Franklin in the spring and fall and one in West Allis in the summer. Amy Schwabe, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, "Greendale mom creates glee club to encourage kids to express themselves through music," 12 Dec. 2017 La Jollan Jocko Marcellino is a Sha Na Na co-founder who still performs in the group, which surprisingly was the outgrowth of a cappella singers in a Columbia University glee club. Diane Bell, sandiegouniontribune.com, "San Diego Sha Na Na musician writes 'Ugly Christmas Sweater' anthem," 8 Dec. 2017 Winslow conducted the glee club and several choirs at Wesleyan, and his Christmas concerts were popular events. Anne M. Hamilton, courant.com, "Extraordinary Life: He Invited The World To Wesleyan Music," 10 Sep. 2017 Recreational activities were also traditionally segregated by race, from sports teams to glee clubs. Mitchel P. Roth, Smithsonian, "Desegregation Came Early at the Texas Prison Rodeo," 30 Aug. 2017

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First Known Use of glee club

1814, in the meaning defined above

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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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