Definition of nautch
: an entertainment in India consisting chiefly of dancing by professional dancing girls
Origin and Etymology of nautch
Hindi nāc & Urdu nāch, from Sanskrit nṛtya, from nṛtyati he dances
First Known Use: 1777
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