Definition of 'onstage'
Example sentences containing 'onstage'
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Blood relations appearing onstage together usually lend a show an extra charge. Times, Sunday Times (2012)When is a wooden performance onstage a good thing? Times, Sunday Times (2007)This person has had surgery to correct foot injuries caused by performances onstage. The Sun (2016)For me it felt like going onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2007)But that was the only time he saw the actor onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The limit had been reached and he promptly sat down in a huff and refused to go onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2007)It was horrible before, then afterwards you just want to go back onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A couple of things were going wrong onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2010)They walked off for the interval and I had to go onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2008)I really like the way you have to react to what's going on onstage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Half an hour into the ballet, the caucus race is the first time a group of characters appears onstage together since the opening scene. The Times Literary Supplement (2011)I have gone along with your idea and gone onstage wearing same, to be stripped off by a colonel. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The more musicians there were onstage - as many as nine - the more muddled the sound became. Times, Sunday Times (2008)And backstage passes for Glastonbury so I can go onstage with the bands. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'onstage'
British English: onstage ADVERB
When someone such as an actor or musician goes onstage, they go onto the stage in a theatre to give a performance.
When she walked onstage she was given a standing ovation.
- American English: onstage
- Brazilian Portuguese: no palco
- Chinese: 上舞台地
- European Spanish: a escena
- French: sur scène
- German: auf die Bühne
- Italian: sulla scena
- Japanese: 舞台上で
- Korean: 무대 위에서
- European Portuguese: no palco
- Spanish: a escena
Definition of onstage from the Collins English Dictionary
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