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.

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

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.
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
Translations
striptease

striptease

[ˈstrɪptiːz] Nstriptease m

striptease

[ˌstrɪpˈtiːz] nstrip-tease m

striptease

[ˈstrɪpˌtiːz] nspogliarello
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