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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An intricate traditional dance in India performed by professional dancing girls.

Usage examples (29)
  • A vague notion prevails that a nautch is a very naughty and improper exhibition.
  • In Hindoostan, luxurious young men, for seeing a nautch
  • India has her bayaderes and nautch-girls, whose dancing and singing talents are world-known.
  • The wedding procession is accompanied by drums, fireworks and, if means permit, a nautch-girl. for more
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