geisha girl


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n geisha girl a Japanese woman trained to entertain men with conversation and singing and dancing
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In literature:

It was really a wonderfully dramatic spectacle to see the clown and officers and Geisha girls weeping down their grease paint.
"Adventures and Letters" by Richard Harding Davis
Chinese employ singing girls; Japanese, geishas to talk, sing or dance.
"America Through the Spectacles of an Oriental Diplomat" by Wu Tingfang
A "double license" girl means one who is licensed both as a geisha and a prostitute.
"The Foundations of Japan" by J.W. Robertson Scott
Any remaining space was covered by pictures of famous persons, people wanted or wanting, and a geisha girl or two.
"The House of the Misty Star" by Fannie Caldwell Macaulay
Also the geisha school, and saw girls taught dancing, music and tea ceremony.
"Ranching, Sport and Travel" by Thomas Carson
The attendant geisha girls were seated at intervals in front of the guests.
"Travels in the Far East" by Ellen Mary Hayes Peck
The Geisha girls are all the way from eleven years old to something like fifty.
"Letters from China and Japan" by John Dewey
It is through the geisha-girls that there is still a living art in Japan at the present day in the designs of the silk dresses that they wear.
"Japan" by Dorothy Menpes
Geisha, a professional dancing and singing girl, 286-289.
"Japanese Girls and Women" by Alice Mabel Bacon
These girls are of course neither professional prostitutes nor geisha.
"Working Women of Japan" by Sidney Lewis Gulick

In news:

The four-part line of wall treatments is rendered in marble and granite, creating highly graphic designs such as Geisha , which replicates a good-time girl's visage ad infinitum.
When Mikako Kotani dressed in a Japanese kimono to attend an Olympic preparatory meeting in Alabama, she was described by an American reporter as a "geisha girl serving tea".
A ghostly geisha girl having sex with a freaked-out teenage boy.
Milagro and Geisha Girl live in a two-level home with a picket fence that wraps around the stilts of their house and a backyard enclosed in wire mesh to keep foxes and raccoons from attacking.
Keyshia Cole performed in Detroit last night at Chene Park with a Geisha Girl inspired mohawk.
A pirate, a geisha and an '80s girl walk into a cafeteria.