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onstage

[on-steyj, awn-] /ˈɒnˈsteɪdʒ, ˈɔn-/
adverb
1.
on or onto the stage (opposed to offstage): The director shouted, “Onstage, everybody!”.
adjective
2.
of, pertaining to, or used in the acting area, or that part of the stage that is in view of the audience.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30; on + stage
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  • This, coupled with their high gain before feedback makes them ideal for onstage use.
  • Volunteers serve in a wide range of areas within the museum, both onstage and off.
  • I found that i had a gift for slapstick humor, and it was fun to exercise it onstage.
  • Even onstage, there was a much more serious energy around him.
  • Their onstage kiss nearly caused a riot, which the police were called in to suppress.

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