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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A platform area out of sight of the audience adj. - Concealed from the public audience adv. - In or to a rear area of a theater; Out of view of the public.

Usage examples (40)
  • We went backstage to meet the band.
  • Costumes were changed backstage
  • Working backstage to gain political support for his proposal
  • Today we call the backstage spot right near the curtain the gorilla position in his honor. for more
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