Definitions for nautchnɔtʃ
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
(in colonial India) a performance by one or more professional female dancers.
Category: Indian (India)
Origin of nautch:
1800–10; < Hindi nāch
nautch, nauch, nautch dance(noun)
an intricate traditional dance in India performed by professional dancing girls
A dance in South Asia, performed by professional dancing girls.
Origin: From Hindustani नाच / ناچ.
an entertainment consisting chiefly of dancing by professional dancing (or Nautch) girls