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behind the scenes

Definition of behind the scenes

  1. :  in or into a private or secret place where things are done without being seen or known by the public <The workers behind the scenes have made the event a success.> <They made the deal behind the scenes.> <We were taken behind the scenes to see the making of the movie.>



Word by Word Definitions

behindplay
  1. :  in the place or situation that is being or has been departed from

    :  in, to, or toward the back

    :  later in time

  1. :  in or to a place or situation in back of or to the rear of

    : used as a function word to indicate something that screens an observer

    :  following in order

  1. :  buttocks

sceneplay scenes
  1. : :  one of the subdivisions of a play: as

    :  a division of an act presenting continuous action in one place

    :  a single situation or unit of dialogue in a play


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