Definition of 'in the wings'
Example sentences containing 'in the wings'
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He had waited a long period in the wings, and now was determined to enjoy playing the star role. A SONG AT TWILIGHT (2002)Neil had come to Saint-Esprit dreaming of the nuclear flash, but a different kind of death waited in the wings, ready to take the stage. RUSHING TO PARADISE (2002)I showed her the Degas ballerina, in her gossamer tutu, waiting in the wings to go on. RESCUING ROSE (2002)
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