peepshow


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peep·show

also peep show  (pēp′shō′)
n.
1. An exhibition of pictures or objects viewed through a small hole or magnifying glass. Also called raree show.
2. A short pornographic film presentation seen usually in a small coin-operated projection booth.

peepshow

(ˈpiːpˌʃəʊ)
n
1. Also called: raree show a small box with a peephole through which a series of pictures, esp of erotic poses, can be seen
2. a booth from which a viewer can see a live nude model for a fee
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.peepshow - an exhibition of pictures or objects viewed through a small hole or magnifying glass
expo, exposition, exhibition - a collection of things (goods or works of art etc.) for public display
2.peepshow - a short pornographic film shown in a small coin-operated booth
skin flick - a pornographic movie
Translations

peepshow

[ˈpiːpʃəʊ] N (= device) → mundonuevo m; (= show) → vistas fpl sicalípticas, espectáculo m deshonesto

peepshow

[ˈpiːpʃəʊ] nstéréoscope m

peepshow

[ˈpiːpˌʃəʊ] npeep-show m inv
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