Definition of clip joint in English:

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clip joint

Pronunciation: /ˈklip ˌjoint/

noun

informal
A nightclub or bar that charges exorbitant prices.
Example sentences
  • He also enthusiastically encouraged her in her plan to become a nightclub hostess and she duly went to work in a clip joint off Piccadilly.
  • The bio-medical scientist had been lured into the Soho clip joint.
  • The film opens with a flashback to explain how long term fixture and resident clown Eddie came to work at the famous clip joint.

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Syllabification: clip joint

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