clubby

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adj clubby befitting or characteristic of those who incline to social exclusiveness and who rebuff the advances of people considered inferior
    • adj clubby effusively sociable "a clubbish set","we got rather clubby"
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • clubby Of a clubable or social disposition.
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Usage

In literature:

An' it's too broad an' clubby f'r a grizzly, an' the claws are too long f'r the length of the foot.
"The Grizzly King" by James Oliver Curwood
What a clubby time we had of it.
"Biltmore Oswald" by J. Thorne Smith, Jr.
This was one of them real clubby dreams.
"Torchy" by Sewell Ford
Course, he was one of Mr. Robert's clubby friends.
"Torchy As A Pa" by Sewell Ford
Old Fishin' Teddy lifted his clubby brown hands in protest.
"The Reclaimers" by Margaret Hill McCarter
It was built on the lines of a gigantic centipede, with two rows of clubby oars beneath, and ranked as the popular favourite.
"The Secret of the League" by Ernest Bramah
The party addressed didn't look very clubby, but she was too polite to pull the cut direct.
"Gullible's Travels, Etc." by Ring W. Lardner
Nice clubby spirit you have here.
"Fore!" by Charles Emmett Van Loan
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In news:

INTERVIEWS Will.i.am and Britney Spears 'Scream & Shout' in Clubby Collaboration.
INTERVIEWS AraabMuzik Drops Clubby 'After Hours' and Styles P Collab 'Araab Styles'.
Kernels' Clubby Whalen Goes from War to Pro Baseball.
Silicon Valley has always been a clubby place.
INTERVIEWS The xx Plan to Release Clubby Album by 2012 Festival Season.
Buenos Aires' New Clubby Hangout.
To Navigate ' Clubby ' Boroughs Courts, Manhattan Lawyers Hire Locals.
They're lively, clubby spaces that come to embody their neighborhoods.
INTERVIEWS AraabMuzik Drops Clubby ' After Hours ' and Styles P Collab 'Araab Styles'.
INTERVIEWS Will.i.am and Britney Spears 'Scream & Shout' in Clubby Collaboration .
It's a busy deli with the clubby feel that lots of regulars lend to a place.
Mischa Barton and Estelle celebrate their birthdays at the clubby part of Abe and Arthur's.
And how much is the clubby allure of the pop-up experience.
The newest Juut Salonspa takes a departure from its soothing, spa-inspired sisters to embrace a hip, clubby design.
If you relish clubby glamour, if traditional steakhouse food appeals more to you than farm-to-table fare, and if you are not the type to worry about price, then you will also relish the Prime Rib 's old-fashioned cosmopolitan charm.
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