- the platform on which the actors perform in a theater.
- this platform with all the parts of the theater and all the apparatus back of the proscenium.
- any one of the major time periods in the development of an insect, as the embryonic, larval, pupal, and imaginal stages.
- Also called stadium. any one of the periods of larval growth between molts.
verb (used with object), staged, stag·ing.
verb (used without object), staged, stag·ing.
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Idioms for stage
- to continue to be produced, as a play or other theatrical production.
- to be the center of attention.
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Example sentences from the Web for stage
We are still very much in the early stages of working with a number of these plants like cannabis and mushrooms and medicinal herbs.Tower 28 Announces Winner Of The Clean Beauty Summer School Program|Hope Wright|September 17, 2020|Essence.com
Another in Philadelphia, the Fillmore, is in the final stages of vetting.Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine; Biden says Americans shouldn’t trust Trump|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
If the magnetar has a halo of electrons, adding protons to the mix sets the stage for the double dose of cosmic phenomena.Neutrinos could reveal how fast radio bursts are launched|Lisa Grossman|September 16, 2020|Science News
We need to focus our efforts so that our stages and our staff represent more accurately the world in which we live.
They walk you through most of the inbound marketing strategies but take no cognizance of what stage you are and whether you have the capacity to implement them.Inbound marketing for brand awareness: Four up-to-date ways to do it|Ali Faagba|September 11, 2020|Search Engine Watch
But at this stage, he is either afraid or unable to get carried away by his thoughts.
He said many of them had trouble making the transition from stage realism to the more naturalistic demands of the screen.
People scream, the orchestra stops playing, and the stage manager whisks the diva into the wings.
The substitute nurse says to him in a stage whisper, “You know, the doctor says no vodka.”
And his parents were well-known country performers on stage and radio.
His comedies are less remarkable on the stage than they are in the library.
These are not the writers who make so much as a clerk's income out of the stage.My Miscellanies, Vol. 2 (of 2)|Wilkie Collins
Dramatic instinct as applied to listening on the stage, and everywhere, is apt to be overlooked.Browning and the Dramatic Monologue|S. S. Curry
Against the wall was a large wardrobe closet; stage costumes were hanging in it.Astounding Stories of Super-Science January 1930|Victor Rousseau
He turned accordingly and pulled open the door that led to the stage.Mistress Nell|George C. Hazelton, Jr.
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Idioms and Phrases with stage
In addition to the idioms beginning with stage
- stage fright
- stage whisper
- at this stage
- set the scene (stage) for