stage business


Definition of stage business

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Recent Examples on the Web Perhaps, more formally, an early-stage business only has one employee (its founder), but even still, that person is surrounded by a network of a supportive community. Shama Hyder, Forbes, 8 June 2021 But there’s a muddiness to some of the stage business, such as the bumbling of the Little Robber Girl’s bandit underlings. Celia Wren, Washington Post, 15 Dec. 2019 Some were repeated in the other language, or responded to in the other language, and some left alone and translated through context, stage business and the emotional intent. Elaine Schmidt, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 19 Oct. 2019 Both men, like much of the audience, could be seen doubling over in laughter at some of the play’s comic high points, including a scene where a recitation of the rosary is interrupted by a spectacularly messy bit of bodily stage business. Jennifer Schuessler, New York Times, 13 Oct. 2019 The stage business is nonstop, anemically set up and distracting. Peter Marks, Washington Post, 21 June 2019

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First Known Use of stage business

1825, in the meaning defined above

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11 Jun 2021

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“Stage business.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jun. 2021.

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