Simple Definition of stage fright
: a nervous feeling felt by someone who is going to appear in front of an audience
Full Definition of stage fright
: nervousness felt at appearing before an audience
Examples of stage fright in a sentence
She got over her stage fright by the second act.
I get stage fright whenever I have to speak in front of a large group of people.
First Known Use of stage fright
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