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staged

[steyjd] /steɪdʒd/
adjective
1.
adapted for or produced on the stage.
2.
contrived for a desired impression:
It was a staged, rather than spontaneous, demonstration of affection.
3.
occurring or planned to occur in stages:
a staged increase in wages.
Origin of staged
1560-1570
1560-70; stage + -ed3
Related forms
unstaged, adjective
well-staged, adjective
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  • It had been a spontaneous and unstaged thing, a woman's heart reaching out for him—as she had promised that it would.

    The Country Beyond James Oliver Curwood

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