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
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striptease

[ˈstrɪpˌtiːz] nspogliarello
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References in periodicals archive ?
The glittering line-up of glamorous and cheeky burlesque stripteasers features Miss Hell's Belle, an elegant and charming burlesque femme fatale who runs The Gatsby Club - Scotland's largest 1920s night and has performed in Las Vegas at Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend.
(19.) See Carol Rambo Ronai and Rabecca Cross, "Dancing with Identity: Narrative Resistance of Male and Female Stripteasers," Deviant Behavior 19, no.
Acts began appearing in the "Sideshows by the Seashore" at Coney Island, and in the underground cabaret "Dutch Weisman's Follies," which featured stripteasers and showgirls.
She got all the stripteasers to put robes on over their g-strings and parade outside the theatre flashing passersby and shouting, "Don't go in there, boys!" It only took a few hours for the Minskys to settle (p.