su·​per·​club | \ ˌsü-pər-ˈkləb How to pronounce superclub (audio) \
plural superclubs

Definition of superclub

: 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

First Known Use of superclub

1920, in the meaning defined above

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“Superclub.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 Sep. 2020.

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