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Dancers and groups of dancers

ballerina

noun

a woman who performs in ballets, especially as her job

ballet

noun

a group of dancers who perform ballet

cheerleader

noun

in the US, one of a group of people, especially young women, who shout and dance to encourage the crowd to cheer at a sports event

chorus

noun

a group of singers and dancers who perform together in a show but who are not the main performers

chorus girl

noun

a woman who sings and dances as one of a group of performers in a musical play or film

chorus line

noun

a group of performers in a musical play or film who stand in a straight line and sing and dance

company

noun

a group of actors, singers, or dancers who perform together: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

corps de ballet

noun

all the members of a group who perform in a ballet, especially those who are not the main dancers

dancer

noun

someone who dances, especially as their job

ensemble

noun

a group of musicians, dancers, or actors who perform together

go-go dancer

noun

a woman whose job is to dance in a sexually exciting way wearing very few clothes

hostess

noun

a woman whose job is to dance with men or sit with men who are customers in a nightclub

partner

noun

someone who you dance with

prima ballerina

noun

the most important female dancer in a ballet company

raver

noun

someone who likes to go to raves (=large dance parties)

showgirl

noun

a woman whose job is to sing or dance on a stage with other women

belly dancer

noun

morris dancer

noun

tap dancer

noun

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