striptease

Definitions of striptease
  1. noun
    a form of erotic entertainment in which a dancer gradually undresses to music
    synonyms: strip, strip show
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    type of:
    nude dancing
    erotic dancing with little or no clothing
  2. noun
    a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
    synonyms: ecdysiast, exotic dancer, peeler, stripper, striptease artist
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    examples:
    Rose Louise Hovick
    United States striptease artist who became famous on Broadway in the 1930s (1914-1970)
    type of:
    performer, performing artist
    an entertainer who performs a dramatic or musical work for an audience
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