camgirl

noun
cam·​girl | \ ˈkam-ˌgər(-ə)l How to pronounce camgirl (audio) \
variants: or cam girl
plural camgirls or cam girls

Definition of camgirl

informal
: a woman who poses for a webcam especially as a form of paid adult entertainment Most worryingly, the majority of young British camgirls we contacted said their parents were unaware of their online activities, and few seemed to understand the risks inherent in these dubious transactions.— David Rowan Cam, a new psychological thriller streaming on Netflix, nails the dangerous work of cam girls, with few embellishments. Madeline Brewer stars as Alice, a cam girl forced to reclaim her online identity before she loses everything.— Aurora Snow

First Known Use of camgirl

1998, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for camgirl

cam entry 2 + girl

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27 Apr 2020

Cite this Entry

“Camgirl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/camgirl. Accessed 29 May. 2020.

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