backstager

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noun back·stag·er \ˈbak-¦stā-jər\

Definition of backstager

plural

backstagers

  1. 1 :  a movie or play about the making of movies or plays The glitzy, tap-happy “42nd Street” … is the quintessential backstager about putting on a show … — Houston Chronicle, 9 July 2009

  2. 2 :  someone who works backstage on the production of a play As actors and backstagers will tell you, just because something's been around a while doesn't mean it's any less vibrant or effective. — Kate Luce Angell, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, 26 July 2007

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First Known Use of backstager

1944


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