stage

[ steyj ]
/ steɪdʒ /

noun

verb (used with object), staged, stag·ing.

verb (used without object), staged, stag·ing.

to be suitable for presentation or performance on the stage: The script didn't stage well.
to travel by stagecoach.

Idioms

Origin of stage

1250–1300; Middle English (noun) < Old French estage (French étage), from Vulgar Latin staticum (unattested) “standing place,” equivalent to stat(us) status + -icum, neuter of -icus -ic

SYNONYMS FOR stage

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British Dictionary definitions for restage (1 of 2)

restage

/ (riːˈsteɪdʒ) /

verb (tr)

to produce or perform a new production of (a play)
to organize or carry out (an event) again, esp if it has been cancelledattempts have been made to restage the race

British Dictionary definitions for restage (2 of 2)

stage

/ (steɪdʒ) /

noun

verb

Word Origin for stage

C13: from Old French estage position, from Vulgar Latin staticum (unattested), from Latin stāre to stand
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Medicine definitions for restage

stage

[ stāj ]

n.

A period in the course of a disease.
The platform on a microscope that supports a slide for viewing.
A particular step, phase, or position in a developmental process.

v.

To determine the extent or progression of.
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Idioms and Phrases with restage

stage


In addition to the idioms beginning with stage

  • stage fright
  • stage whisper

also see:

  • at this stage
  • set the scene (stage) for
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