a woman employed by a bar, nightclub, etc., to act as a companion to male customers and induce them to buy drinks.
1936, abbreviation of bar girl, U.S. slang for a woman paid to encourage customers at a bar to buy her drinks.
A promiscuous girl or woman, esp one who works in a bar as a sort of hostess to stimulate the sale of drinks; bar-girl (1930s+)
Berry, Jr, born 1929, U.S. music and record producer: founder of Motown records. Contemporary Examples I went home and did some research on Gordy, Motown, Diana Ross, the Supremes, Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell. The Saga of Whitney Houston’s Last Movie, ‘Sparkle’ Howard Rosenman February 12, 2012 When I went to Gordy’s house to make […]
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Katharine Meyer, 1917–2001, U.S. newspaper publisher. Martha, 1894–1991, U.S. dancer and choreographer. Thomas, 1805–69, Scottish chemist. William Franklin (“Billy”) born 1918, U.S. evangelist. a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “gray home.”. noun (modifier) (mainly US & Canadian) made of graham flour: graham crackers noun Martha. 1893–1991, US dancer and choreographer Thomas. […]
Button, 1735?–77, American Revolutionary leader, born in England. Historical Examples This was a time when all who hesitated were suspected, and Gwinnett shared the common fate. The Memories of Fifty Years William H. Sparks “He’s only said he sold them to Gwinnett,” Rand pointed out. Murder in the Gunroom Henry Beam Piper Now, en route […]
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