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supper club

noun
1.
a nightclub, especially a small, luxurious one.
Origin of supper club
1920-1925
1920-25
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  • The principal activities of a supper club are drinking; dancing; wooing.

    Europe After 8:15 H. L. Mencken, George Jean Nathan and Willard Huntington Wright
  • Perhaps at the Oratory, or at the supper club or some place of that sort.

    The Limit Ada Leverson
  • One night, on leaving a theatre, Rita suggested to Pyne that they should proceed to a supper club for an hour.

    Dope Sax Rohmer
  • We went to a supper club last night and stayed there till about half past three.

    The Hillman E. Phillips Oppenheim
  • I'm asking Mr. Coakley why he didn't carry out the design we agreed on for the supper club.

    Linda Lee, Incorporated Louis Joseph Vance
  • I dined with two friends, we went to the Palace, and one of them took me to a supper club.

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British Dictionary definitions for supper club

supper club

noun
1.
(US & Canadian) (formerly) a small expensive nightclub
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