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backstage
American English: /bækˈsteɪdʒ/
British English: /bakˈsteɪdʒ/

Translation of backstage in Spanish:

adverb

  • 1 (Theater)
    entre bastidores or bambalinas
    Example sentences
    • She herself has worked backstage for a marionette theater in Minneapolis, and she taught calligraphy for years.
    • Danny stepped away, and cast one last disdainful look at Scott before going backstage, and presumably leaving the theater.
    • We used a photograph of him taken backstage at the Winter Garden theater to calibrate our time extractor.
  • 2 (in secret)
    Example sentences
    • I should be on the front lines, not making deals backstage.
    • I wonder who is cutting the deals backstage and what it will look like after this is over.

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