an erotic dance by a stripteaser performed mostly in the lap of a customer.
Origin of lap dance
First recorded in 1990–95
Related formslap-dance, verb (used without object)lap dancing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for lap dancing
a form of entertainment in which scantily dressed women dance erotically for individual members of the audience
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