chorus line

UK / US noun [countable]
Word forms "chorus line":
singular chorus line plural chorus lines
a group of performers in a musical play or film who stand in a straight line and sing and dance

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  • Chorus Line — (A Chorus Line) est une comédie musicale de Broadway créée en 1975. Le livret est de James Kirkwood et Nicholas Dante, les paroles des chansons de Edward Kleban sur une musique de Marvin Hamlisch. Les représentations de A Chorus Line ont été… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • chorus line — n a group of people who stand in a straight line and sing and dance together in a show or film …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • chorus line — chorus ,line noun count a group of performers in a musical play or movie who stand in a straight line and sing and dance …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • Chorus line — For the Broadway musical, see A Chorus Line. Theatrical poster from 1900 showing an early chorus line …   Wikipedia

  • chorus line — noun a body of dancers or singers who perform together • Syn: ↑chorus • Derivationally related forms: ↑choral (for: ↑chorus), ↑chorus (for: ↑chorus) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Chorus Line — A Chorus Line    Comédie musicale de Richard Attenborough, d après la pièce de Nicholas Dante et James Kirkwood, avec Michael Douglas, Alyson Reed, Terence Mann, Cameron English, Vicki Frederick.   Pays: États Unis   Date de sortie: 1985… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • chorus line — line of singers and dancers …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chorus line — noun A line of performers in a revue or other show, dancing in unison …   Wiktionary

  • chorus line — noun (C) a group of people who sing and dance together, especially while standing in a straight line, in a play or film …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • Chorus Line — a very successful US musical play (1975) and film (1985) about dancers trying to get a part in a Broadway show. The play won a Pulitzer Prize and a Tony Award. The music was written by Marvin Hamlisch and the words by Edward Kleban. The show ran… …   Universalium

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