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quick-change artist

[ kwik-cheynj ]
/ ˈkwɪkˈtʃeɪndʒ /
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noun
a person adept at changing from one thing to another, as an entertainer who changes costumes quickly during a performance.
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Origin of quick-change artist

First recorded in 1885–90
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quick-change artist

noun
an actor or entertainer who undertakes several rapid changes of costume during his performance
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