chorus girl

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n chorus girl a woman who dances in a chorus line
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Usage

In literature:

On enquiry, the lady turned out to be a notorious chorus-girl called Nelly Darbal.
"The Confessions of Arsène Lupin" by Maurice Leblanc
We will have the evening together and then you can go and entertain your chorus girls and I'll go to my room.
"Uncle Terry" by Charles Clark Munn
Temperament, Milieu, and Social Types; the Politician, Labor Leader, Minister, Actor, Lawyer, Taxi Driver, Chorus Girl, etc.
"Introduction to the Science of Sociology" by Robert E. Park
MEN used to marry good cooks and flirt with chorus girls; now they marry chorus girls and hire good cooks.
"Reflections of a Bachelor Girl" by Helen Rowland
Is she one of those scheming chorus-girls?
"The Bartlett Mystery" by Louis Tracy
A., would be a more important person than Judith Blount, Chorus Girl?
"Molly Brown's Sophomore Days" by Nell Speed
For once nobody joined in the chorus; the girls were dumb and horrified, while Stephen was filled with righteous indignation.
"The Daughters of a Genius" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
The chorus-girls' sun-parlors, if you listen to the Sunday supplements and funny papers.
"Just Around the Corner" by Fannie Hurst
The stage-door Johnnie will be best caught by a chorus girl.
"The Riddle of the Night" by Thomas W. Hanshew
Those English chorus-girls wear them, I'm told.
"Life on the Stage" by Clara Morris
Chorus girls winked same old wink.
"Last Words" by Stephen Crane
Me treated like a common chorus girl!
"Believe You Me!" by Nina Wilcox Putnam
A chorus girl to refuse money and presents?
"A Star for a Night" by Elsie Janis
It's the chorus-girl type that really stirs him.
"Manslaughter" by Alice Duer Miller
He was a good specimen of that type of young man but for whom chorus-girls would be compelled to pay for their own diamonds.
""Pip"" by Ian Hay
She was a chorus-girl in a variety theatre, earning a poor living under wretched conditions.
"A Mysterious Disappearance" by Gordon Holmes
She even wished herself a chorus girl, that she might intercept his glances.
"Phases of an Inferior Planet" by Ellen Glasgow
The most obscure chorus girl is 'an actress.
"My Actor-Husband" by Anonymous
Bear in mind you're a chorus girl and conduct yourself in accord.
"She Buildeth Her House" by Will Comfort
Alrik's young spouse was, wonder of wonders, a transplanted New York chorus girl.
"The Sick-a-Bed Lady" by Eleanor Hallowell Abbott
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In poetry:

Chorus:
Oh Lip-Stick Liz! What a lousy life this is.
It's a hell of a break for a girl on the make,
Oh Lip-Stick Liz!
"Lip-Stick Liz" by Robert W Service
How big is the mole out of Zeebrugge—
The mole where we made our attack?
I don’t think I’m wrong, it’s as broad and as long
As a mole on a chorus girl’s back.
"The Memory Man" by Billy Bennett
CHORUS
The girls of Tasmania they are not shy;
They'll walk with a man if he's only a boy;
But for all the nice girls that I ever did see,
The girls of Tasmania are just the girls for me.
"The Girls of Tasmania" by Anonymous Oceania
CHORUS
Then give me a hut in my own native land,
Or a tent in the bush with the mountains so grand;
With the girl of my heart contented I'll be,
With a dear little native girl to share it with me.
"Then Give Me a Hut in my Own Native Land" by Anonymous Oceania
Chorus: The girls of, etc.
The Englishman boasts of his beauties at home;
The Frenchy and Dutchy too treasures have got,
If they all think so, why do they roam?
Mine's a girl of Tasmania — let the rest go to pot.
"The Girls of Tasmania" by Anonymous Oceania

In news:

Becoming more than a chorus girl .
Handsome Jack has fallen for Midgie Maldune, Mister Ziegfield's new chorus girl.
Joan Crawford , who rose from waitress and chorus girl to become one of the great movie stars, died yesterday of a heart attack in her apartment at 158 East 68th Street.
a deeply flawed nightclub-owner hero, long-limbed chorus girls in a frequent state of undress, vicious fedora-wearing gangsters, a.
Hailing from London, their parents — a bandleader and a chorus girl — met onstage and proceeded to fall in love, wed and have two gifted daughters.
Pakistani clerics add voices to chorus of condemnation against girl's attackers.
Becoming more than a chorus girl.
Born Yesterday, Garson Kanin's 1940s hit comedy about a rough-edged chorus girl who refines herself in the context of a world of greed and corruption, plays the Cort Theatre.
Susie Lesh with the Gulf to Bay Chorus from the Tampa Bay area teaches girls from the Sebring and Avon Park high school choruses dance choreography during a workshop on a capella harmonizing on Friday.
Girl" and the can't-get-the-chorus-out-of-your-head punk classic "Amoeba".
The first track off of Stone 's upcoming album, Rich Girl, (due September 25th on SRR Records), "Do What U Gotta Do" is seductive mix of groove, guitars and an irresistible sing-along chorus.
Deer Tick 's energy was met with unbridled enthusiasm by the drunk bro-dudes grabbing each other's shoulders and screaming the chorus to "Easy," while girls decked in Urban Outfitters' latest went wild during "Little White Lies".
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