nautch girl

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Noun1.nautch girl - a professional dancing girl in Indianautch girl - a professional dancing girl in India
dancer, professional dancer, terpsichorean - a performer who dances professionally
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INTRIGUINGLY, the nautch girl of the feudal past was the recurring theme as far as showstoppers went on Sunday.
Rajjo is a story of a Nautch girl who wants to be a dancer and she finally becomes a very big classical dancer.
The dated feel and a jaded script is hardly salvaged by the stunning visuals that the script unleashes or the raunchy gyrations that Kangna gets to do thanks to her role of a nautch girl.
This time around, he will tackle a biopic set in medieval times on Begum Joanna Nobilis Sombre (1753-1836), popularly known as Begum Samru, who started off as a nautch girl (court dancer) in 18th century India, eventually becoming the ruler of Sardhana, a principality near Meerut.
The second part which is Nautch is inspired from the nautch girl, which was the culture of very young pretty girls performing dance styles dressed up in Indian wear," said Balhara.
She will also be seen in Mishra's next, Nawab , The Nautch Girl And The John Company , with Saif Ali Khan and Irrfan.