superclub

noun

su·​per·​club ˌsü-pər-ˈkləb How to pronounce superclub (audio)
plural superclubs
: an extremely large, impressive, or prestigious club: such as
a
: a large nightclub or similar establishment
A row has erupted in Singapore after a prominent DJ said a nightclub made him give up the decks so the son of Malaysia's prime minister could perform. The Zouk superclub, a local institution, has said the incident was "a misunderstanding"…Tessa Wong
b
: a sports team consisting of top-level talent often assembled from other teams
He rose to fame as the Dutch club's linchpin while it dominated Europe in the early 1970s. Then, in 1973, he signed for Barcelona, long before it was the superclub it is now.Joshua Robinson

Word History

First Known Use

1920, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of superclub was in 1920

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Cite this Entry

“Superclub.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/superclub. Accessed 9 Feb. 2023.

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