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Engelsk navneord: stage

1. stage (om tid) any distinct time period in a sequence of events

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)phase

Mindre specifikke termerperiod, period of time, time period

Mere specifikke termeranal phase, anal stage, apogee, chapter, culmination, diakinesis, diplotene, fertile period, fertile phase, generation, genital phase, genital stage, incubation, latency period, latency phase, latency stage, leptotene, luteal phase, menstrual phase, musth, oral phase, oral stage, pachytene, phallic phase, phallic stage, phase of cell division, safe period, secretory phase, seedtime, zygotene

2. stage (om tilstand) a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA remarkable degree of frankness.
At what stage are the social sciences?.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)degree, level, point

Mindre specifikke termerstate

Mere specifikke termeracme, climax, elevation, end point, extent, height, ladder, meridian, peak, pinnacle, plane, quickening, resultant, standard of life, standard of living, state of the art, summit, superlative, tiptop, top, ultimacy, ultimateness

3. stage (om genstand) a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box.

Mindre specifikke termerplatform

Mere specifikke termerapron, backstage, downstage, forestage, mise en scene, offstage, proscenium, setting, stage setting, theater stage, theatre stage, wing

Omfatter disse specifikke termerleft stage, right stage, stage left, stage right, upstage

Omfatter disse overordnede termerhouse, theater, theatre

4. stage (om kommunikation) the theater as a profession (usually `the stage')

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAn early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage.

Mindre specifikke termerdramatic art, dramatics, dramaturgy, theater, theatre

5. stage (om genstand) a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)stagecoach

Mindre specifikke termercoach, coach-and-four, four-in-hand

6. stage (om handling) a section or portion of a journey or course

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThen we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)leg

Mindre specifikke termertravel, traveling, travelling

Mere specifikke termerfare-stage

Omfatter disse overordnede termerjourney, journeying

7. stage (om sted) any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningAll the world's a stage.
It set the stage for peaceful negotiations.

Mindre specifikke termerscene

8. stage (om genstand) a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)microscope stage

Mindre specifikke termerplatform

Engelsk udsagnsord: stage

1. stage (om tilvejebringelse) perform (a play), especially on a stage

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe are going to stage `Othello'.

Eksempler på anvendelseDid he stage his major works over a short period of time?

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)present, represent

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerre-create

Mere specifikke termerlocalise, localize, place, set

Overordnet emneområdeperforming arts

2. stage (om tilvejebringelse) plan, organize, and carry out (an event)

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe neighboring tribe staged an invasion.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)arrange

AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s something

Mindre specifikke termerinitiate, pioneer

Mere specifikke termerdogfight, phase, tee up

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