Stager - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈsteɪdʒər|  American pronunciation of the word stager
Brit.  |ˈsteɪdʒə|  British pronunciation of the word stager

noun

- someone who supervises the physical aspects in the production of a show and who is in charge of the stage when the show is being performed
- an experienced person who has been through many battles; someone who has given long service (syn: old- timer, veteran, warhorse)

Examples

...an old stager who resented the young upstarts in the brokerage firm...

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