center stage


center stage

noun

: the middle section of a theater's stage

: a main or very important position

Full Definition of CENTER STAGE

1
:  the central part of a theatrical stage
2
:  a central or highly prominent position <an issue that has taken center stage in the campaign>
center stage adjective or adverb

Examples of CENTER STAGE

  1. The actor stood alone at center stage.
  2. As we wrap up work on the old project, a new one moves to center stage.
  3. The issue is expected to take center stage in the elections.

First Known Use of CENTER STAGE

1954

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