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.
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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
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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.
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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
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Translations
striptease

striptease

[ˈstrɪptiːz] Nstriptease m
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striptease

[ˌstrɪpˈtiːz] nstrip-tease m
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

striptease

[ˈstrɪpˌtiːz] nspogliarello
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The All New Monty: Who Bares Wins (STV, 9pm-10.30pm) In 2017, ITV decided to mark the 20th anniversary of the hit movie The Full Monty by convincing a group of male celebrities to perform their own striptease in the hopes of raising awareness of men's cancers.
The man, who lives in the Glasgow area, also claimed that on a trip to Noyon in France with Celtic Boys Club Torbett did a" striptease" to music before abusing him.
WRITER-DIRECTOR Ari Aster's twisted family portrait performs a cinematic striptease, holding our gaze (even when we want to look away) by peeling away the layers of darkness and deceit that condemn one griefstricken family led by miniaturist artist Annie Graham (Toni Collette, pictured) to a grim fate.
WRITER-DIRECTOR Ari Aster's twisted family portrait performs a cinematic striptease, holding our gaze (even when we want to look away) by peeling away the layers of darkness and deceit that condemn one grief-stricken family led by miniaturist artist Annie Graham (Toni Collette, pictured) to a grim fate.
It was Violet Chachki who shone in the striptease element of the show, the Drag Race queen of burlesque stuns with her clothes, her body and her knowledge of performance.
The wedding party heated up when Erwan performed a striptease for his bride.
Striptease accounts for more dancers than all other dance forms combined, Jessica Berson reports in The Naked Result.
By Mail Today Bureau in Bengaluru THE KARNATAKA Police arrested four people from the Telugu film industry for organising a striptease for businessmen at a resort on the outskirts of Bengaluru on Sunday night.
Hugh gushes: "One of the actresses had to do a striptease in the play and Kevin was more than willing to give her tips.
He was "transfixed" by her comic horror striptease act - which she then recreates.
British Airways said it has launched an investigation after footage of two stewardesses wearing the flag-carrier's uniforms performing a raunchy striptease went viral with nearly 600,000 hits on YouTube.