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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having characteristics of the theater especially an artificial and mannered quality.

Usage examples (36)
  • She has a very stagy manner towards the crowd.
  • stagy heroics
  • It is all very "stagy" -- but, since it exists, can hardly be called unreal.
  • The least "stagy" actors are almost always favorites. for more
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