stager

noun
stag·​er | \ ˈstā-jər How to pronounce stager (audio) \

Definition of stager

: an experienced person : veteran

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Examples of stager in a Sentence

an old stager who resented the young upstarts in the brokerage firm
Recent Examples on the Web Ezelle, who is an interior designer, artist, home-stager and business owner, designed the home to cater to her family’s needs. Dallas News, "Check out this custom home built for an HGTV star and former Dallas Cowboys cheerleader," 30 Oct. 2020 The stager arrived, excited for the photographic possibilities provided by the 23-foot ceilings and doors made of Alder wood. Washington Post, "New homes on the range: Weary city dwellers escape to Montana, creating a property gold rush," 20 Oct. 2020 Cindy Musgrove, Dallas stager and owner of Blu Sky Living, is selling her Highland Park home. Dallas News, "Peek at a transitional five-bedroom Highland Park home owned by a professional home stager," 24 July 2020 Apartment Therapy gave a home stager $100 to see what she’d pick to put some finishing touches on a bedroom. Los Angeles Times, "Hot Property newsletter: Real estate remains a much-needed distraction," 4 Apr. 2020 For the event, Cain brought in professional stagers who set up the house the night before the party, along with catered food and those luxury cars. Dallas News, "What’s the best way to sell a multimillion-dollar home? These Dallas agents threw an elaborate party," 6 Mar. 2020 Weiss scours inventory from other stagers and designers and assembles interiors with a blend of natural materials and secondhand items. Jordan Guinn, SFChronicle.com, "Designer Profile: Terri Weist, Organic Interiors," 21 Feb. 2020 Your listing agent may have good leads on the names of professional stagers in your area. Ellen James Martin | Andrews Mcmeel Syndication, courant.com, "Smart Moves: A vacant house can mean a tough sell," 11 Sep. 2019 Alsberry has been much in Chicago lately, working as a rehearsal director and stager at Hubbard Street, but this is a rare glimpse of him as a performer. Lauren Warnecke, chicagotribune.com, "Review: An all-star dance lineup comes together for ‘Celebration of Lar Lubovitch’," 7 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of stager

1570, in the meaning defined above

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“Stager.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/stager. Accessed 15 Apr. 2021.

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