Club Club (kl[u^]b), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Clubbed} (kl[u^]bd); p. pr. & vb. n. {Clubbing}.] 1. To beat with a club. [1913 Webster]

2. (Mil.) To throw, or allow to fall, into confusion. [1913 Webster]

To club a battalion implies a temporary inability in the commanding officer to restore any given body of men to their natural front in line or column. --Farrow. [1913 Webster]

3. To unite, or contribute, for the accomplishment of a common end; as, to club exertions. [1913 Webster]

4. To raise, or defray, by a proportional assesment; as, to club the expense. [1913 Webster]

{To club a musket} (Mil.), to turn the breach uppermost, so as to use it as a club. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Clubbing — Le clubbing (anglicisme, néologisme dérivé du verbe « to club », lui même dérivé de « nightclub », qui désigne une boîte de nuit) est le fait de sortir en discothèque. Ses adeptes sont les clubbers. En tant que mode, le… …   Wikipédia en Français

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  • clubbing — noun a) An instance of using a club. There was an outbreak of near fatal clubbings in that area. b) A thickening of the ends of fingers and toes. Were going clubbing tonight …   Wiktionary

  • Clubbing — Club|bing [ klab…], das; s, s [engl. clubbing]: 1. größere Tanz , Festveranstaltung einer Disco, eines Nachtklubs o. Ä. 2. das ↑ Clubben (1) …   Universal-Lexikon

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