chorus girl


a female singer or dancer of the chorus of a musical comedy, vaudeville show, etc.

Origin of chorus girl

First recorded in 1890–95 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Related Words for chorus girl

chorine, showgirl

Examples from the Web for chorus girl

Historical Examples of chorus girl

  • You can keep a chorus-girl car in the garage if you just get her well fooled.

    Blue-grass and Broadway

    Maria Thompson Daviess

  • The brains of a hen, and the soul, probably, of a chorus-girl.

    The Making of a Soul

    Kathlyn Rhodes

  • And then you spoil all you are, all you might be and do, by tricks unworthy of a chorus-girl.

    Lady Lilith

    Stephen McKenna

  • The commission, a bottle of fizz, and a chorus-girl form your entire outlook.

    John Brown

    Captain R. W. Campbell

  • I think that you are forgetting, Dick, that you are not speaking to one of your chorus-girl friends.


    Owen Davis

British Dictionary definitions for chorus girl

chorus girl


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