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stages

noun
plural of stage

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a level usually raised surface
  • spoke to the audience from a small stage in front

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2 a portion of a trip
  • this is only the first stage of the journey

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3 an individual part of a process, series, or ranking
  • in the last stage of the project

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stages

verb
present tense third-person singular of stage

Synonyms of stages (Entry 2 of 2)

to bring before the public in performance or exhibition
  • staged the full body of Shakespeare's plays in the course of a year

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“Stages.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stages. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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