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A performance, as in a burlesque act, in which a person slowly removes clothing, usually to musical accompaniment.
a. a form of erotic entertainment in which a person gradually undresses to music
b. (as modifier): a striptease club.
[from strip1 + tease]
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.
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|Noun||1.||striptease - a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music|
|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