staged

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adjective

adapted for or produced on the stage.
contrived for a desired impression: It was a staged, rather than spontaneous, demonstration of affection.
occurring or planned to occur in stages: a staged increase in wages.

Nearby words

  1. stage-driver,
  2. stage-manage,
  3. stage-struck,
  4. stagecoach,
  5. stagecraft,
  6. stagehand,
  7. stager,
  8. stagestruck,
  9. stagey,
  10. stagflation

Origin of staged

First recorded in 1560–70; stage + -ed3

Related formsun·staged, adjectivewell-staged, adjective

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