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- n. a group of businessmen in a town organized as a service club and to promote world peace
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Fumbling for words in front of a Rotary Club didn’t compare with having your deer-in-the-headlights, fear-twisted face and bumbling dialogue transmitted into the living rooms of tens of thousands.
I wanted to assume that Greenstreet had only helped to facilitate the transfer of assets and the assumption of liabilities or that his friendship with Pete Falwell had been purely social—a golf or tennis or Rotary Club friendship, maybe.
For example, you might say to the secretary, I was talking with Mr. Kreisler at the Rotary Club last night and wanted to make a comment about some of his interesting remarks.