chanteuse[s̸hän to̵̅o̅z′, s̸han-; -to̵̅o̅s′; Fr s̸hän tz′]
chanteuse definition by Webster's New World
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a woman singer, esp. of popular ballads
Origin: Fr: see chant
chanteuse definition by American Heritage Dictionary
A woman singer, especially a nightclub singer.
Origin: French, feminine of chanteur, singer, from chanter, to sing; see chant.