backstage pass

Definition of backstage pass

  1. :  permission to go backstage (as at a theater) and usually to meet the performers

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of, relating to, or occurring in the area behind the stage and especially in the dressing rooms

    :  of or relating to the private lives of theater people

    :  of or relating to the inner working or operation (as of an organization)

  1. :  in or to a backstage area

    :  in private :  secretly

  1. :  move, proceed, go

    :  to go away :  depart

    :  die

  1. :  a means (such as an opening, road, or channel) by which a barrier may be passed or access to a place may be gained

    :  a low place in a mountain range

    :  a position to be held usually against odds

  1. :  realization

    :  the act or an instance of passing :  passage

    :  a usually distressing or bad state of affairs

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