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

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All things considered, wallpaper removal will be a small price to pay, should your stager recommend doing so. Hadley Mendelsohn, House Beautiful, "How to Remove Wallpaper In 4 Easy Steps," 12 Mar. 2019 The celebrity home stager, the brain behind the award-winning firm Interior Marketing Group (IMG), is known for her knack of decorating luxury properties to sell—and sell fast. Monique Valeris, ELLE Decor, "A Celebrity Home Stager Reveals the Art of Decorating," 7 Mar. 2019 Designer and home stager to the stars, Meridith Baer has helped A-listers like Madonna and Brooklyn Decker sell their houses. Lindsey Desimone, ELLE Decor, "7 Free Ways To Stage Your Home Like A Pro," 17 Sep. 2015 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

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First Known Use of stager

1570, in the meaning defined above

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