1. a section or portion of a journey or course
Example : Then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise.
2. a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination
Example : I placed the slide onto the stage of the microscope.
3. a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns
Example : We went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles.
4. a specific identifiable position in a continuum, series, or especially in a process
Example : The fourth stage in the manufacture of lamps requires argon.
5. any distinct time period in a sequence of events
Example : We are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected.
6. to plan, organize, and carry out an event
Example : The neighboring tribe staged an invasion.
7. to perform a play, especially on a stage
Example : We are going to stage Othello.
8. a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience
Example : I clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help me into the box.
9. the theater as a profession, usually 'the stage'
Example : An early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage.
10. any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something
Example : The city street is the stage for many arguments.
11. to intern at a restaurant, usually as a chef, to learn new techniques
Example : I staged at the French Laundry.
Translation for "stage"
stage meaning in Spanish : escenario stage meaning in German : Bühne stage meaning in Japanese : ステージ stage meaning in Turkish : evre stage meaning in Chinese : 阶段 stage meaning in Arabic : المسرح stage meaning in Polish : etap stage meaning in Hindi : मंच stage meaning in French : étape stage meaning in Russian : этап stage meaning in Tamil : மேடை stage meaning in Telugu : రంగస్థల