chorine
noun Etymology: chorus + -ine, feminine noun suffix (as in Pauline) Date: 1922 chorus girl

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • chorine — n. a woman who dances in a chorus line. Syn: chorus girl, showgirl. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chorine — ☆ chorine [kôr′ēn΄ ] n. [ CHOR(US) + INE2] Informal CHORUS GIRL …   English World dictionary

  • chorinė — chòrinis, chòrinė bdv. Chòrinis dainãvimas …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • chorine — /kawr in, kohr een/, n. a chorus girl. [1920 25, Amer.; CHOR(US) + INE2] * * * …   Universalium

  • chorine — noun A female chorus line dancer; a chorus girl …   Wiktionary

  • chorine — n. chorus girl …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chorine — [ kɔ:ri:n] noun a chorus girl …   English new terms dictionary

  • chorine — cho·rine …   English syllables

  • chorine — cho•rine [[t]ˈkɔr ɪn, ˈkoʊr in[/t]] n. sbz chorus girl • Etymology: 1920–25, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • chorine — adj. US a chorus girl. Etymology: CHORUS + INE(3) …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”