forestage

[fawr-steyj, fohr-]

noun

the part of a stage in front of the proscenium or the closed curtain, as the apron or an extension of the apron.

Nearby words

  1. forest ranger,
  2. forest reserve,
  3. forest service,
  4. forest tent caterpillar,
  5. forestaff,
  6. forestall,
  7. forestalling,
  8. forestation,
  9. forestay,
  10. forestaysail

Origin of forestage

First recorded in 1920–25; fore- + stage

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