geisha geisha  /ˈɡeɪ ʃə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Japanese woman trained to entertain men with conversation and singing and dancing

Usage(s):

  1. A Tree Grows in Kyoto In his moving tale of a gray-eyed geisha, a first-time novelist explores the heart of historic Japan.
  2. The new geisha was a trifle tall6 ft.
  3. The Japanese National Tourist Organization has information on geisha studios and services.

News

  1. Retired Vietnam veteran works to honor war dogs with monument

    Retired Air Force veteran Larry Chilcoat has carried Geisha's picture in his wallet for 43 years. Geisha, a war dog, was assigned to Chilcoat during the Vietnam War in 1969. He still thinks about her.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

  2. Vietnam veteran works to honor war dogs with monument

    Retired Air Force veteran Larry Chilcoat has carried Geisha's picture in his wallet for 43 years. Geisha, a war dog, was assigned to Chilcoat during the Vietnam War in 1969. He still thinks about her.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Stars and Stripes

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Quotes

  1. "From my opinion, `geisha' means a woman skilled in the arts. Like dancing, singing and playing musical instruments," said Zhang, making her first English-language movie after such Chinese martial-arts hits as "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon"...
    on Aug 31, 2005 By: Zhang Ziyi Source: CTV.ca

  2. "We could not be more excited about the extraordinary cast that we have in place for 'Memoirs of a Geisha,'" said Marshall, who's also a Tony-winning director and choreographer. "We are adapting a beloved piece of literature that has become a...
    on Aug 20, 2004 By: Rob Marshall Source: San Diego Union Tribune

  3. "I'm all about a person's energy and she seems very natural and at ease within herself," Kerr says. "She particularly carried herself well in Memoirs Of A Geisha and also has quite striking features."
    on Aug 4, 2008 By: Miranda Kerr Source: The Age

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