adjective, stag·i·er, stag·i·est.
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Words nearby stagey
Example sentences from the Web for stagey
That he believes charm, soft words, candlelight, good wine, and stagey entrances will overpower ideas, ideology, and partisanship.
The picture appears to me to be in feeling unreal, stagey—not to say, ridiculous.The Life, Letters and Work of Frederic Leighton|Mrs. Russell Barrington
Despair bred an idea in her mind; a mad one, perhaps, a stagey one certainly.When Ghost Meets Ghost|William Frend De Morgan
A man of the world would have known the studied quaver in the voice—the throaty, stagey sweetness of it.Despair's Last Journey|David Christie Murray
She laughed a little hollow laugh—a poor little, weak, stagey giggle.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume II (of 3)|Charles James Wills
Grotesque scene-painting should be abolished together with the stagey villain who can create no illusion of wickedness.August Strindberg, the Spirit of Revolt|L. (Lizzy) Lind-af-Hageby