chorus boy


Definition of chorus boy

: a young man who sings or dances in the chorus of a theatrical production (such as a musical or revue)

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One of its lead producers is from L.A., and ones of its chorus boys is quite popular among audience members with eyes. Craig Nakano,, "What time are the Tony Awards? It’s (ridiculously) complicated," 9 June 2019

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First Known Use of chorus boy

1943, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of chorus boy was in 1943

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to wander slowly or to speak indistinctly

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