striptease

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strip·tease

 (strĭp′tēz′)
n.
A performance, as in a burlesque act, in which a person slowly removes clothing, usually to musical accompaniment.

strip′teas′er n.
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striptease

(ˈstrɪpˌtiːz)
n
a. a form of erotic entertainment in which a person gradually undresses to music
b. (as modifier): a striptease club.
[from strip1 + tease]
ˈstripˌteaser n
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strip•tease

(ˈstrɪpˌtiz)

n., v. -teased, -teas•ing. n.
1. an act, as in a burlesque show, in which a performer removes garments one at a time, usu. to the accompaniment of music.
v.i.
2. to do a striptease.
[1935–40, Amer.]
strip′teas`er, n.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.striptease - a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to musicstriptease - a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
performer, performing artist - an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
2.striptease - a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music; "she did a strip right in front of everyone"
nude dancing - erotic dancing with little or no clothing
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Translations
striptease

striptease

[ˈstrɪptiːz] Nstriptease m
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striptease

[ˌstrɪpˈtiːz] nstrip-tease m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

striptease

[ˈstrɪpˌtiːz] nspogliarello
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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Nicole Minetti, who is also said to have performed a topless dance for the 74-year-old Premier, was recorded making the blistering attack to friends in a series of embarrassing wire taps.
The otherpounds 16,395 lavished by the disappointed Bluebird went on tips for the dancers, with more of the 35 girls working in the club popping over to perform a pounds 10 erotic topless dance or stripping off for pounds 20.
Originally called the "Danse Sauvage," Baker's trademark topless dance came from this move to "authenticity." Rose reports, "For this piece of authenticity Josephine Baker and her male partner were dressed in Charles's notion of African costume--bare skin and feathers" (6).
IT'S Strictly no nudity this week as Ashley Taylor Dawson has had to tone down his topless dance routines The 31-year-old Hollyoaks star has said that male contestants on the dance show have been asked to keep their shirts buttoned after complaints from viewers - and after judge Darcy Busell saying that Ashley's toned torso was too distracting after his steamy samba.
And a top London operator revealed that numbers at topless dance clubs are back at pre-crunch levels.
Protesters today hailed a decision to block two new topless dance clubs as a major victory in the battle to stop the spread of the sex industry.