quick-change artist

[kwik-cheynj]
noun
  1. a person adept at changing from one thing to another, as an entertainer who changes costumes quickly during a performance.

Origin of quick-change artist

First recorded in 1885–90
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British Dictionary definitions for quick-change artist

quick-change artist

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