chorus girl

noun

Definition of chorus girl

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

Examples of chorus girl in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her father, Bernard Douras, was a lawyer and a judge, and Marion was sent away for a rigorous education at a convent school in Hastings, NY, but soon left to become a chorus girl. Anne Cohen, refinery29.com, "Marion Davies’ Scandalously Glamorous Life Deserves Its Own Movie," 7 Dec. 2020 Anna works as a chorus girl, touring endless small towns and moving from one grim boardinghouse to another. Rupert Thomson, WSJ, "Five Best: Rupert Thomson on Novels About Women on Their Own," 22 May 2020 His mother, Florence Leder Ditchik, was a beauty queen and chorus girl on Broadway, later an interior decorator. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Stephen Dixon, prolific writer of experimental, unsettling fiction, dies at 83," 6 Nov. 2019 His mother, Florence Leder Ditchik, was a beauty queen and chorus girl on Broadway, later an interior decorator. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Stephen Dixon, prolific writer of experimental, unsettling fiction, dies at 83," 6 Nov. 2019 Her status is threatened, however, when a struggling New York chorus girl moves back home with dreams of her own. Rick Porter, Billboard, "Kristin Chenoweth to Star in Disney+ Comedy Series," 3 Dec. 2019 His mother, Florence Leder Ditchik, was a beauty queen and chorus girl on Broadway, later an interior decorator. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Stephen Dixon, prolific writer of experimental, unsettling fiction, dies at 83," 6 Nov. 2019 As a teen in New York City, Munson found work as a chorus girl, a relatively new and groundbreaking entertainment phenomenon imported from Europe: Beautiful women dancing in unison. Brennan Kilbane, Allure, "The Story of Audrey Munson, the Supermodel You’ve Never Heard Of," 11 Jan. 2020 His mother, Florence Leder Ditchik, was a beauty queen and chorus girl on Broadway, later an interior decorator. Harrison Smith, Washington Post, "Stephen Dixon, prolific writer of experimental, unsettling fiction, dies at 83," 6 Nov. 2019

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First Known Use of chorus girl

1894, in the meaning defined above

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“Chorus girl.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/chorus%20girl. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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chorus girl

noun

English Language Learners Definition of chorus girl

: a girl or young woman who sings or dances in a chorus

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