Dictionary.com
definitions
  • synonyms

onstage

[on-steyj, awn-]
See more synonyms on Thesaurus.com
adverb
  1. on or onto the stage (opposed to offstage): The director shouted, “Onstage, everybody!”
adjective
  1. of, relating to, or used in the acting area, or that part of the stage that is in view of the audience.

Origin of onstage

First recorded in 1925–30; on + stage
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for onstage

Contemporary Examples


  • About
  • Cookies, Terms, & Privacy
© 2018 Dictionary.com, LLC.