discotheque[ dis-kuh-tek, dis-kuh-tek ]SEE DEFINITION OF discotheque
Synonyms for discotheque
- watering hole
- night spot
- supper club
1954 as a French word in English; nativized by 1965, from French discothèque "nightclub with recorded music for dancing," also "record library," borrowed 1932 from Italian discoteca "record collection, record library," coined 1927 from disco "phonograph record" + -teca "collection," probably on model of biblioteca "library."