showgirl

noun show·girl \ ˈshō-ˌgər(-ə)l \
|Updated on: 16 Jun 2018

Definition of showgirl

: a chorus girl in a musical comedy or nightclub show

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First Known Use of showgirl

1836

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Definition of showgirl for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who sings or dances in a musical show



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