Definition for staging (2 of 2)
- 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.
Origin of stage
Examples from the Web for staging
The group encompasses Byrne's art-rock solitariness and the dissociation effects in the spare—somewhat Godardian—staging.The Stacks: Pauline Kael's Talking Heads Obsession|Pauline Kael|November 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the time, Madonna was staging her first real comeback and she chose videos as her battleground.
How about staging large-scale NATO military maneuvers at the border and freezing the assets of the kleptocracy?
Co-founders Rob Dickens and Brad Scudder are staging their GBR event in ten cities in this year.
As the Roman emperors knew during the staging of the gladiator games at the Coliseum, so FIFA knows now: The mob must be appeased.Brazil’s World Cup Is An Expensive, Exploitative Nightmare|Vac Verikaitis|May 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She was staging a pantomime of excessive delight, noiselessly clapping her thin brown hands.The Wrong Twin|Harry Leon Wilson
Bergens Aftenblad declares that the cutting was reckless and the staging almost beggarly.An Essay Toward a History of Shakespeare in Norway|Martin Brown Ruud
For a long moment, Fairchild said nothing, then as Harry came from the staging, he moved to the older man's side.The Cross-Cut|Courtney Ryley Cooper
I wonder is this because my drama is being acted on staging of God's own making, and amidst scenery painted by His own hand?Betty Grier|Joseph Waugh
Superficially the task of staging The Beggars Opera was one of supreme ease.The Beggar's Opera|John Gay
British Dictionary definitions for staging (1 of 2)
Word Origin for staging
British Dictionary definitions for staging (2 of 2)
Word Origin for stage
Medicine definitions for staging (1 of 2)
Medicine definitions for staging (2 of 2)
Idioms and Phrases with staging
In addition to the idioms beginning with stage
- stage fright
- stage whisper
- at this stage
- set the scene (stage) for