Playing With: Belly Dancer
: A woman whose attire and/or dance style is similar to that used in belly dance.
- Straight: Alice is often seen with a bare midriff, a bra-like top, and a long skirt or harem pants.
- Exaggerated: Alice's outfit includes copper coins meant to express movement, a veil, and lots of bangle bracelets. And she wears this outfit all the time.
- Downplayed: ???
- Alice is, in fact, a belly dancer.
- The setting is a Qurac of the variety where this is common.
- Alice has been taken into Go-Go Enslavement
- Inverted: Alice wears jeans and a turtleneck sweater, sweatpants and a hoodie, a nun's habit, etc.
- Alice appears wearing a long coat.
- Alice takes belly dance lessons, but doesn't enjoy them and displays no talent for bellydancing.
- Double Subverted:
- But when she takes this off, she is has a bare midriff, a short top, and harem pants.
- Until her boyfriend reveals that he likes bellydancers, and encourages her to stick with it. She becomes a good bellydancer because of this.
- Alice shimmies and hip-snaps everywhere she goes, rather than walking normally.
- She even wears her outfit whilst pregnant.
- Zig Zagged: Sometimes, she is seen wearing clothes like this, other times not.
- Averted: Alice does not wear anything comparable to belly dance attire.
- Enforced: Fanservice
- Lampshaded: ???
- Exploited: ???
- Defied: Alice refuses to wear anything this revealing.
- Discussed: ???
- Conversed: ???
- Alice comes from a very conservative family, who don't approve of belly dancing. As a result, Alice has to take lessons in secret, all the while feeling a little guilty.
- Alternatively, Alice's status as a belly dancer earns unwanted attention from some boys at school.
- Alice's family is poor, and she has to help put bread on the table. Unfortunately, the venue she performs in attracts a rather seedy crowd. Alice has had many close calls with various perverts.
- Reconstructed: Alice's parents realize that they were being too strict on their daughter, and allow for Alice to continue her dancing, provided that she doesn't abuse her abilities.
- Played For Laughs: The one dressed like this is Bob.
- Played For Drama: Alice has been taken into the harem of Emperor Evulz against her will and forced to dress like this and dance for him.
Belly dance back to Belly Dancer