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lap dance Syllabification: lap dance

Definition of lap dance in English:


An erotic dance or striptease performed close to, or sitting on the lap of, a paying customer.
Example sentences
  • My high school friend, who went by the stripper name of Chloe - though it was spelled wrong on the sign, as Clhoe - gave me a free lap dance, which was one of the least erotic experiences of my life.
  • But like you, I've heard this report that a former stripper in Florida is claiming she came up with the idea and pitched it to Stan while giving him a lap dance in a local club about a year ago.
  • A lap dance is still 20 bucks, even when the song is short


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Example sentences
  • The shaven-headed vegan revealed he then snorted the entire bag himself and was forced to buy the lap dancer a $400 bottle of champagne after she became aggressive.
  • But when a young lap dancer is found murdered - having suffered the most gruesome of injuries in the process - the book leaps into hardcore thriller mode.
  • The reasons men pay for sex in this society - whether from a prostitute, a stripper or a lap dancer - are varied and complex.
lap dancing
Example sentences
  • With the effective decriminalization of lap dancing at the end of the '90s, the private dance trade enjoyed a price hike as men shelled out ten or even twenty dollars per song for the privilege of touching and being touched.
  • It annoys me when people say that the next step from lap dancing is prostitution - they just have not got a clue what it is about.
  • Vigorous lobbying, a few rallies and marches downtown, and oodles of local and even international publicity forced partial reversal of last summer's near-total ban on lap dancing.
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