What does 'Join the club' mean?

Said when someone has expressed a desire or opinion, meaning "That viewpoint is not unique to you". It can suggest that the speaker should stop complaining since many others are in the same position.

Example: "If this train doesn't come, I'll be late for work!"  "Join the club!"

  • Category: General
  • Contributed By: Clare Padfield

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