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chorus girl

noun
1.
a female singer or dancer of the chorus of a musical comedy, vaudeville show, etc.
Origin of chorus girl
1890-1895
1890-95
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  • He would have been just as helpless, just as irrationally enslaved, if she had been a chorus girl.

    Comrade Yetta Albert Edwards
  • I think a chorus girl would be a real addition to our family.

    The Little Brown Jug at Kildare Meredith Nicholson
  • It was very little Molly knew about chorus girl life, but that little she now turned to good account.

  • Bear in mind you're a chorus girl and conduct yourself in accord.

    She Buildeth Her House Will Comfort
  • Without a doubt in the world she had seen him, from a distance, talking and laughing with "the chorus girl."

    The Torrent Vicente Blasco Ibaez
  • Underneath the stage of a theater, drinking beer with a chorus girl!

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train
  • He knew well the hideous uncertainty which being out of a job means to the chorus girl, and its more hideous possibilities.

    Mortmain Arthur Cheny Train
  • I'm to be taken for a chorus girl, by old Sassoon too—complications, heaps of fun!

    The Salamander Owen Johnson
  • Ah, what the hell––” he burst out between his parted teeth “—when every woman in New York smells like a chorus girl!

    The Dark Star Robert W. Chambers
  • The stage-door Johnnie will be best caught by a chorus girl.

    The Riddle of the Night Thomas W. Hanshew
British Dictionary definitions for chorus girl

chorus girl

noun
1.
a girl who dances or sings in the chorus of a musical comedy, revue, etc
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