chorus girl
noun Date: 1894 a young woman who sings or dances in the chorus of a theatrical production (as a musical or revue)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • chorus girl — chorus girls also chorus girl N COUNT A chorus girl is a young woman who sings or dances as part of a group in a show or film …   English dictionary

  • chorus girl — n. a woman singing or dancing in the chorus of a musical show chorus boy masc. n …   English World dictionary

  • chorus girl — ► NOUN ▪ a young woman who sings or dances in the chorus of a musical …   English terms dictionary

  • chorus girl — n a woman who sings and dances with a large group of other women and men in a show or film …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chorus girl — chorus ,girl noun count a woman who sings and dances as one of a group of performers in a musical play or movie …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Chorus girl —    The life of the chorus girl was a topic regularly explored in the press of the modernist era. Many stage struck young women saw it as a means of entrée into the theatre, but most would drop out quickly while others advanced to speaking roles.… …   The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater

  • chorus girl — noun a woman who dances in a chorus line • Syn: ↑showgirl, ↑chorine • Hypernyms: ↑dancer, ↑professional dancer, ↑terpsichorean • Member Holonyms: ↑chorus, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chorus Girl — A chorus girl is a female performer in a chorus or chorus line. It may also refer to: Chorus Girl (album), a compilation from Atomic Records Chorus Girls (musical), a 1981 musical The Chorus Girl , a story by Anton Chekhov This disambiguation… …   Wikipedia

  • chorus girl — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms chorus girl : singular chorus girl plural chorus girls a woman who sings and dances as one of a group of performers in a musical play or film …   English dictionary

  • chorus-girl — see chorus girl …   English dictionary

  • chorus girl — Synonyms and related words: artist, artiste, ballerina, ballet dancer, ballet girl, ballroom dancer, belly dancer, burlesque queen, choir member, choirboy, choirman, choral dancer, choral singer, choralist, chorine, chorister, chorus boy, chorus… …   Moby Thesaurus

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