Definition of stage:
- A framework of timber on which anything is made to stand; a floor; a story; one degree of elevation; a landing- quay or pier; the theatre or theatrical representations; also the actual part where the performance takes place; any place of action; a resting- place on a journey; the distance travelled over without resting; degree of progress or advance.
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- place (part of speech: noun)
arena (part of speech: noun)
- pretend (part of speech: verb)
pretension (part of speech: noun)
- rank (part of speech: noun)
A sophomore guard knocked it out of Rachel Morrison's hands, and it rolled on to the stage.- "Betty Wales Freshman", Edith K. Dunton.
He did not, like most of us, pass through the stage of being a good party man on his way to the difficult business of being a good man.- "George Bernard Shaw", Gilbert K. Chesterton.
Nick then, for the first time, looked into his hand to see what the man upon the stage had given him.- "Master Skylark", John Bennett.