stagy

play
adjective \ˈstā-jē\
variants: or

stagey

Definition of stagy

stagier

;

stagiest

  1. :  of or characteristic of the stage; especially :  marked by pretense or artificiality :  theatrical

stagily

play \-jə-lē\ adverb

staginess

play \-jē-nəs\ noun

Examples of stagy in a Sentence

  1. an artificial and stagy manner

  2. a motivational speaker whose stagy presentations motivate some listeners to head for the nearest exit

1856

First Known Use of stagy

1856


STAGY Defined for English Language Learners

stagy

play
adjective

Definition of stagy for English Language Learners

  • : looking or seeming like something from a performance on a stage rather than something natural



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