service club

noun

Definition of service club

1 : a club of business or professional men or women organized for their common benefit and active in community service
2 : a recreation center for enlisted personnel provided by one of the armed services

Examples of service club in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Yingling served as president this year of the Midshipman Action Group, the academy's service club. Taylor Deville, baltimoresun.com, 4 Aug. 2021 Much of the area around the theater and Sterrett Center, which was formerly the service club, has parking lots and grassy space, Dunston said. Domenica Bongiovanni, The Indianapolis Star, 16 June 2021 Aktion Club, supported by the Kiwanis, is the only service club for adults with disabilities, with more than 12,000 members worldwide. Sam Boyer, cleveland, 26 Feb. 2021 Jae’Da Thompson, the president of the Leo Club — the school’s service club — also is on the team. Jeff Vorva, chicagotribune.com, 28 Apr. 2021 For the past 27 years, Lonicki has been a member of Kiwanis International, a service club where members call each other family. San Diego Union-Tribune, 7 Apr. 2021 How many ethnic festivals, service club meetings, and church dinners have to be canceled before the cancellations become permanent? John Gurda, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 31 Mar. 2021 Rotary International is the world’s first service club organization. Carol Kovach, cleveland, 12 Jan. 2021 Yet despite his history of arrests, the Knights of Columbus — a Catholic community service club — allowed Brignac to become a member of a chapter at St. Mary Magdalen in Metairie. Ramon Antonio Vargas | Staff Writer, NOLA.com, 18 Dec. 2020

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First Known Use of service club

1926, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of service club was in 1926

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“Service club.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/service%20club. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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service club

noun

English Language Learners Definition of service club

: a national organization that is made up of groups of local people who work to improve their communities

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