offstage offstage  /ˈɔf ˈsteɪdʒ/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a stage area out of sight of the audience
  2. (adj) situated or taking place in the area of a stage not visible to the audience
  3. (adj) concealed from public view or attention
  4. (adv) behind the scenes; not on stage
  5. (adv) not in public

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Usage(s):

  1. Keenly aware of her public stature, Tan offstage seems slightly guarded.
  2. But a little added irony is that an hour after I got offstage that night, I got a call from Dublin saying that the U2 storage space had been flooded.
  3. When the four came offstage, Curbishley told them the news.

News

  1. OFFSTAGE: Julianne Hough Talks of Blake Shelton Tequila Experience

    ( CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that's happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) So ... Blake Shelton , George Strait and Julianne Hough walk on to a bus.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: cmt.com

  2. OFFSTAGE: Taylor Swift: "Those Kids Nailed It"

    ( CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that's happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) There is nothing more adorable than a good ol' childhood romance. Not babies. Not puppies. Not even babies playing with puppies.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: cmt.com

  3. OFFSTAGE: Seventeen Selects Hottest New Singers

    ( CMT Offstage keeps a 24/7 watch on everything that's happening with country music artists behind the scenes and out of the spotlight.) When I was 17, I paid close attention to every single thing I read in Seventeen . Like they were the official authority.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: cmt.com

Quotes

  1. "A good actor or musician can get away with some pretty bizarre stuff offstage as long as they keep delivering the goods in their focal profession," Smith said.
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: Daniel Smith Source: Forbes

  2. "I was sitting offstage with (his wife) Michelle, and I ...... said, 'Honey, the reason I'm running for president is I can't be Bruce Springsteen. I can't be Billy Joel,'" Obama said.
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: International Herald Tribune

  3. "My convictions of peace and life go beyond any government and political agenda and as long as I have a voice onstage and offstage, I will always condemn war and those who promulgate it," Martin said about his action in an e-mail statement sent...
    on Feb 15, 2007 By: Ricky Martin Source: International Herald Tribune

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periphery periphery
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