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center stage

noun

Simple Definition of center stage

  • : the middle section of a theater's stage

  • : a main or very important position

Full Definition of center stage

  1. 1 :  the central part of a theatrical stage

  2. 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.



1954

First Known Use of center stage

1954


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