stage right

noun

Definition of stage right

: the right part of a stage from the viewpoint of one who faces the audience

Examples of stage right in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Smith reacted to Rock's joke about his wife by slapping the comedian on stage right before Rock presented the award for best documentary. Elise Brisco, USA TODAY, 14 June 2022 At the plate, the future Bearcat reached base one last time on a seventh-inning walk with one out, but Holmstrom coaxed Lefton into the game-ending double play and the Comets had to exit stage right to climb to the concourse and eventually the bus. Scott Springer, The Enquirer, 10 June 2022 More than half a dozen people immediately emerged from stage right and rushed after the man, who would later be identified as 23-year-old Isaiah Lee. Nardine Saadstaff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 4 May 2022 Back in Times Square, Chlöe, Journey, and Karol G will perform, and LL Cool J will take the stage right before midnight. Anying Guo, Anchorage Daily News, 31 Dec. 2021 Back in Times Square, Chlöe, Journey, and Karol G will perform, and LL Cool J will take the stage right before midnight. Anying Guo, Anchorage Daily News, 31 Dec. 2021 Back in Times Square, Chlöe, Journey, and Karol G will perform, and LL Cool J will take the stage right before midnight. Anying Guo, Anchorage Daily News, 31 Dec. 2021 Back in Times Square, Chlöe, Journey, and Karol G will perform, and LL Cool J will take the stage right before midnight. Anying Guo, Anchorage Daily News, 31 Dec. 2021 After a few hours of moderate to heavy snow, the storm exits stage right around 4 or 5 a.m., with impacts lingering through sunrise. Washington Post, 6 Jan. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of stage right

1931, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of stage right was in 1931

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Last Updated

18 Jun 2022

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“Stage right.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stage%20right. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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