from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A striptease artist.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. An erotic dancer who removes their clothes as a form of entertainment; a stripper.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a performer who provides erotic entertainment by undressing to music
From ecdysis.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Coined by H. L. Mencken from ecdysis (on the model of enthusiast etc.). (Wiktionary)