yacht club


Definition of yacht club

: a club organized to promote and regulate yachting and boating

Examples of yacht club in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The ambulance ultimately turned onto Seneca Road and sped down the narrow, winding, dead-end street before driving into Irondequoit Bay near a yacht club. Morgan Winsor, ABC News, 14 June 2021 Isaacs still works 12 hours a day, now with two former yacht club colleagues alongside him. Irina Ivanova, CBS News, 19 Mar. 2021 This darkly funny novel follows a young woman working as a chambermaid at an exclusive yacht club. Seija Rankin, EW.com, 20 May 2021 After more than 80 years, the yacht club continues to preserve Parker Beach’s original vision of promoting sailing and good fellowship. Mary Jane Brewer, cleveland, 16 Apr. 2021 Matthews remembers making the trip to Tuscaloosa for the September 2000 unveiling of Tuska at the yacht club 10 miles from campus after Tuscaloosa businessman Jack Warner commissioned the work. Michael Casagrande | Mcasagrande@al.com, al, 14 Apr. 2021 Situated on the southern coast of the Republic of Ireland, Kinsale is a historic town with beaches, marinas, a yacht club, fishing, and diving. Patricia Doherty, Travel + Leisure, 4 Apr. 2021 Half a year later, Isaacs moved up to executive chef at another nearby yacht club. Irina Ivanova, CBS News, 19 Mar. 2021 Haggart sent some photos to Ben Wixson, who quickly posted them to his Facebook group, Lake St. Clair Sailors, for metro Detroit yacht club members and boating enthusiasts. Frank Witsil, Detroit Free Press, 15 Mar. 2021

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First Known Use of yacht club

1834, in the meaning defined above

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21 Jun 2021

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“Yacht club.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/yacht%20club. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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