Found 3 items, similar to stage.
English → Indonesian
babak, gebyak, jenjang, mempergelarkan, panggung, pentas, tahapan
English → English
n 1: any distinct time period in a sequence of events; “we are in
a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be
revised or rejected”
2: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or
especially in a process; “a remarkable degree of
; “at what stage are the social sciences?”
3: a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen
by an audience; “he clambered up onto the stage and got
the actors to help him into the box”
4: the theater as a profession (usually `the stage'); “an early
movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the
5: any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing
something; “All the world's a stage”
--Shakespeare; “it set
the stage for peaceful negotiations”
6: a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and
mail on regular routes between towns; “we went out of town
together by stage about ten or twelve miles”
7: a section or portion of a journey or course; “then we
embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise”
8: a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is
mounted for examination [syn: microscope stage
v 1: perform (a play), especially on a stage; "we are going to
stage `Othello'" [syn: present
2: plan, organize, and carry out (an event) [syn: bring about
English → English
(st[=a]j), v. t.
To exhibit upon a stage, or as upon a stage; to display
(st[=a]j), n. [OF. estage, F. ['e]tage, (assumed)
LL. staticum, from L. stare to stand. See Stand
, and cf.
1. A floor or story of a house. [Obs.] --Wyclif.
2. An elevated platform on which an orator may speak, a play
be performed, an exhibition be presented, or the like.
3. A floor elevated for the convenience of mechanical work,
or the like; a scaffold; a staging.
4. A platform, often floating, serving as a kind of wharf.
5. The floor for scenic performances; hence, the theater; the
playhouse; hence, also, the profession of representing
dramatic compositions; the drama, as acted or exhibited.
Knights, squires, and steeds, must enter on the
Lo! where the stage, the poor, degraded stage,
Holds its warped mirror to a gaping age. --C.
6. A place where anything is publicly exhibited; the scene of
any noted action or career; the spot where any remarkable
affair occurs; as, politicians must live their lives on
the public stage.
[1913 Webster +PJC]
When we are born, we cry that we are come
To this great stage of fools. --Shak.
Music and ethereal mirth
Wherewith the stage of air and earth did ring.
7. The platform of a microscope, upon which an object is
placed to be viewed. See Illust. of Microscope
8. A place of rest on a regularly traveled road; a stage
house; a station; a place appointed for a relay of horses.
9. A degree of advancement in a journey; one of several
portions into which a road or course is marked off; the
distance between two places of rest on a road; as, a stage
of ten miles.
A stage . . . signifies a certain distance on a
He traveled by gig, with his wife, his favorite
horse performing the journey by easy stages.
10. A degree of advancement in any pursuit, or of progress
toward an end or result.
Such a polity is suited only to a particular stage
in the progress of society. --Macaulay.
11. A large vehicle running from station to station for the
accommodation of the public; a stagecoach; an omnibus.
“A parcel sent you by the stage.”
I went in the sixpenny stage. --Swift.
12. (Biol.) One of several marked phases or periods in the
development and growth of many animals and plants; as,
the larval stage; pupa stage; z[oe]a stage.
, a box close to the stage in a theater.
, a stagecoach.
, the actors' and workmen's entrance to a
, the lights by which the stage in a theater is
, a graduated device applied to the stage
of a microscope for measuring the size of an object.
, a wagon which runs between two places for
conveying passengers or goods.
, a loud whisper, as by an actor in a theater,
supposed, for dramatic effect, to be unheard by one or
more of his fellow actors, yet audible to the audience; an