club(
kluhb
)
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (association)
a. el club
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He is a member of the chess club in his school.Él es miembro del club de ajedrez en su escuela.
2. (nightclub)
a. la discoteca
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
We stayed at the Spanish club until six in the morning!¡Nos quedamos en la discoteca española hasta las seis de la mañana!
b. el club
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I prefer a club with reasonable prices and good dancing.Prefiero un club que tenga precios razonables y baile bueno.
c. el antro
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Regionalism used in Honduras
(Honduras)
Regionalism used in Mexico
(Mexico)
Regionalism used in South America: Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, and Venezuela
(South America)
I want to go to that chill club that doesn't charge a cover.Quiero ir a ese antro tranquilo que no cobra para entrar.
3. (weapon)
a. el garrote
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
He used a club to break the window.Utilizó un garrote para romper la ventana.
b. la porra
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I saw Mr. Green in the kitchen with the club.Vi al Sr. Green en la cocina con la porra.
4. (sports)
a. el palo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
I'm going to play with my new set of clubs today.Hoy voy a jugar con mi nuevo juego de palos.
5. (card games)
a. el trébol
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
Which card do you have? Is it the two of clubs?¿Cuál carta tienes? ¿Es el dos de tréboles?
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
6. (to hit with an object)
a. apalear
The gang clubbed the innocent victim.La banda apaleó a la víctima inocente.
b. pegarle a
You have to club the box with a rock to get it open.Hay que pegarle a la caja con una roca para abrirla.
c. aporrear
When I walked in, they were clubbing the poor animal.Cuando entré, estaban aporreando al pobre animal.
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club
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (society)
a. el club
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
2. (fam fig)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
join the club!¡ya eres uno más!
soccer/tennis clubclub de fútbol/tenis
club sandwichsándwich club
3. (nightclub)
a. la discoteca f, sala (de fiestas)
(f) means that a noun is feminine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
4. (weapon)
a. el palo m, garrote
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
5. (in golf)
a. el palo
(m) means that a noun is masculine. Spanish nouns have a gender, which is either feminine (like la mujer or la luna) or masculine (like el hombre or el sol).
6. (in cards)
a.
This refers to an idiomatic word or phrase for which there is no word-for-word translation.
no direct translation
clubstréboles mpl
ace of clubsas de tréboles
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
7. (hit)
a. apalear
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club [klʌb]
noun
1 (stick) porra (f); cachiporra (f)
2 (golf club) palo (m)
3 clubs (Cards) (in Spanish pack) bastos (m); (in conventional pack) tréboles (m);
4 (association) club (m); (gaming club) casino (m); (building) centro (m); club (m)
a golf club un club de golf; the youth club el club juvenil; join the club! ¡ya somos dos!; to be in the club estar en estado; he put her in the club él la dejó en estado
5 (disco) discoteca (f)
We had dinner and went on to a club.
transitive verb
[+person] aporrear; dar porrazos a
to club sb to death matar a algn a porrazos
intransitive verb
to club together especially (Britain) (join forces) unir fuerzas; we all clubbed together to buy him a present le compramos un regalo entre todos
modifier
club car (n) (US) (Ferro) coche (m) club
club class (n) clase (f) club
club foot (n) pie (m) zopo
club member (n) socioasocia (m) (f) del club;a socia
club sandwich (n) bocadillo vegetal con pollo y beicon
club steak (n) (US) bistec (m) culer
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club
Usage note
The plural of “club” is “clubs” or “clubes.”
club(
kloob
)
A masculine noun is used with masculine articles and adjectives (e.g. el hombre guapo, el sol amarillo).
1. (association)
a. club
El club de vela está organizando una regata para recaudar dinero para reequipar sus instalaciones.The sailing club is organizing a fund-raising regatta to refurbish their premises.
2. (establishment)
a. club
El club nocturno estaba tan abarrotado que acabamos bailando en la calle.The nightclub was so crowded that we ended up dancing in the street.
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club
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (sociedad)
a. club
club de fansfan club
club de fútbolsoccer o
club náuticoyacht club
2. (local de alterne)
a. roadside bar and brothel
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club
clubs o clubes (plural)
1 (sociedad) club
club de fans fan club
club de fútbol football club
club de golf golf club
club deportivo sports club
club de tiro shooting club; rifle club
club náutico yacht club
2 (bar) club
club de alterne hostess club
club de carretera roadside brothel
club nocturno night club
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