back|stage

back|stage
back|stage «BAK STAYJ», adverb, adjective.
–adv.
1. in or to that part of a theater which is not seen by the audience; behind a backdrop, in the wings, or in a dressing room; offstage: »

The actor went backstage after his part was over.

2. in, at, or toward the rear of a stage; upstage: »

The chorus stood backstage, behind the soloist.

–adj.
1. located or taking place backstage: »

The star gave the reporter a backstage interview.

2. Figurative. not known to the general public; secret or confidential: »

Backstage negotiations were revealed to the public as soon as the agreement was reached.


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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