clubbable

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj clubbable inclined to club together "a clubbable man"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Clubbable Suitable for membership in a club; sociable.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • adjs Clubbable sociable
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Ice. and Sw. klubba; same root as Clump.

Usage

In literature:

I was so uncomfortably conscious that Mr. Benyon did not look a clubbable kind of man that I faltered in my speech.
"Amusement Only" by Richard Marsh
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In news:

National Sides Are So Clubbable .
For Soho House, The Tech Set Is The New Clubbable Class.
Depressed, suspicious, cynical and self-indulgent, the characters you meet in the typical contemporary novel are rarely what the English call "clubbable" men.
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