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stage door

a door at the back or side of a theater, used by performers and theater personnel.
1770-80 Unabridged
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Examples from the web for stage door
  • We leave the chairs, find the side stage door, and slip behind the curtains.
  • Then he slipped out a stage door and, heading for his office, pushed through the crowd of people coming out of the auditorium.
  • The pianist sprints from the stage door to the piano, bobbing his head as the audience erupts in applause.
  • When the stage drove up to the steps, the proprietor came and opened the stage door.
British Dictionary definitions for stage door

stage door

a door at a theatre leading backstage
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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