chorus girl


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chorus girl

n.
A female dancer in a theatrical chorus.
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chorus girl

n
(Theatre) a girl who dances or sings in the chorus of a musical comedy, revue, etc
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cho′rus girl`


n.
a female singer or dancer of the chorus of a musical comedy, vaudeville show, etc.
[1890–95]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.chorus girl - a woman who dances in a chorus linechorus girl - a woman who dances in a chorus line
chorus line, chorus - a body of dancers or singers who perform together
dancer, professional dancer, terpsichorean - a performer who dances professionally
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Translations

chorus girl

ngirl f inv, ragazza che canta e balla
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References in classic literature ?
"From Nilsson?" Betsy queried in horror, though she could not herself have distinguished Nilsson's voice from any chorus girl's.
"If Jim doesn't kill me," she said to herself, "before he takes a second look at me, he'll say I look like a Coney Island chorus girl. But what could I do--oh!
With the new phenomenon of the 'talking pictures' taking Hollywood by storm, Lina's squeaky voice might be the end of her career and with a talented young chorus girl set to steal Don's heart, things are about to change in Hollywood forever.
Vole insists that his wife, the reserved chorus girl Romaine can prove his innocence.
Set in the glitz and glamour of the 1930s, it's the timeless story of an out of work chorus girl, Peggy Sawyer, who is desperate to be a star.
She plays a chorus girl at a club run by her boyfriend (Gene Kelly) who is given the chance to be a model by a magazine editor who was in love with her grandmother.
CHORUS GIRL Dolly's rendition of Danny Boy is an internet smash
Born Alice Jeane Leppert in New York City in 1915, Faye became a vaudeville chorus girl as a young teen.
Marjorie, left, was a talented dancer and moved to London to dance as a chorus girl in the West End.
But Hollywood is on the cusp of change and with talkies on the way in, there is a chance for chorus girl Kathy Selden to become a star and also win Don's heart.
Born in Los Angeles, Moore got her start in show business as a chorus girl at New York's Cotton Club, then joined the Ebony theater.
However, he finds himself in an enviable dilemma because of two women - one a wealthy socialite, whom he romances in the hope she will finance the enterprise, and the other a naive chorus girl, the true object of his affections.