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show girl

or showgirl

a woman who appears in the chorus of a show, nightclub act, etc.
Origin of show girl
1920-25 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
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  • In reality I was to be nothing more than a show-girl, with a few lines to speak.

    My Actor-Husband Anonymous
  • "You look like a show-girl," was Fannie's enthusiastic comment.

    IT and Other Stories Gouverneur Morris
  • Well, it sure ain't no job for Sophy the Satin-skinned show-girl—nor yet for two nice, quiet little fellers like you an' me.

    The Definite Object Jeffery Farnol
  • "All the same you'd make a peach of a show-girl," added Mrs. Bellmore regretfully.

    Athalie Robert W. Chambers
  • A "show-girl" may be lovely to look at as she stands in a seemingly unstudied position and in perfect clothes.

    Etiquette Emily Post
  • The other girl was only an incident, as the 74 show-girl had been to the Bellington boy, and could be disposed of.

    The Dust Flower Basil King
  • The show-girl will be more dignified perhaps, with a stately bearing.

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