Share this entry

Share this page

stager

Syllabification: stag·er
Pronunciation: /ˈstājər
 
/

Definition of stager in English:

noun

archaic
An actor.
Example sentences
  • Their performances include frequent encores, presumably lasting until the stagers tire and the birds move on to the next tune.
  • The most shameful element in the production was not the weak choreographic text but the stagers ' spineless indecision about tone.

Words that rhyme with stager

gauger, golden-ager, major, old-stager, pager, rampager, sergeant major, wager

Definition of stager in:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove ads and access premium resources

Word of the day tenebrous
Pronunciation: ˈtenəbrəs
adjective
dark; shadowy or obscure