stage play

Definition of stage play

:a play that is written to be performed on a stage
  • She's currently adapting a stage play for the big screen.

Word by Word Definitions

stage play
  1. : one of a series of positions or stations one above the other : step

  2. : the height of the surface of a river above an arbitrary zero point

  3. : a raised platform

  1. : to produce (something, such as a play) on a stage

  2. : to produce or cause to happen for public view or public effect

  3. : to determine the phase or severity of (a disease) based on a classification of established symptomatic criteria

  1. : intended to represent a type or stereotype

play play
  1. : swordplay

  2. : game, sport

  3. : the conduct, course, or action of a game

  1. : to engage in sport or recreation : frolic

  2. : to have sexual relations

  3. : to move aimlessly about : trifle


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