stager

noun
stag·​er | \ˈstā-jər \

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

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Excellent work has also been done by other Balanchine Trust stagers. Alastair Macaulay, New York Times, "Nuggets of Ballet Wisdom From Bodies Trained by Balanchine," 13 Feb. 2018 Most stagers charge, on average, $500 to $600 a month per room. Catherine Laughlin, Philly.com, "How staging a home can attract a buyer and bump up the sale price," 10 Apr. 2018 Finding a stager might seem like a big task for someone selling their home, but a realtor will be able to assist. Carpenter Realtors, Indianapolis Star, "7 ways to boost your home’s value before putting it on the market," 21 May 2018 In several cases, the best stager has been not the dancer who created the lead role but the ballet master who discussed the choreography in detail with its maker. Alastair Macaulay, New York Times, "Nuggets of Ballet Wisdom From Bodies Trained by Balanchine," 13 Feb. 2018 That’s the advice Valerie Christ’s home stager had for her. Catherine Laughlin, Philly.com, "How staging a home can attract a buyer and bump up the sale price," 10 Apr. 2018 Very few people have closets and drawers that resemble those in magazines or online, where a team of stagers have set up the shot perfectly for the camera. Melissa Rolland, courant.com, "Handling The Clutter," 27 Mar. 2018 Kole, owner of Julie Kole Interior Design + Staging, recently set off on her own after years as a home stager at Reflections of You, by Amy. Taylor M. Riley, The Courier-Journal, "A 20-something creates a small oasis in her modern Lexington Road apartment. Take a tour," 22 Mar. 2018 Their real estate agent brought in a stager to help. Washington Post, "Party like it’s 1989: What should you do with all those old cassette mix tapes?," 25 Feb. 2018

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First Known Use of stager

1570, in the meaning defined above

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