Synonyms for stage

Synonyms for (noun) stage

Synonyms: leg, stage

Definition: a section or portion of a journey or course

Usage: then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise

Similar words: travel, traveling, travelling

Definition: the act of going from one place to another

Usage: he enjoyed selling but he hated the travel


Synonyms: stage

Definition: a large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience

Usage: he clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box

Similar words: platform

Definition: a raised horizontal surface

Usage: the speaker mounted the platform


Synonyms: stage, microscope stage

Definition: a small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination

Similar words: platform

Definition: a raised horizontal surface

Usage: the speaker mounted the platform


Synonyms: stage, stagecoach

Definition: a large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns

Usage: we went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles

Similar words: coach, coach-and-four, four-in-hand

Definition: a carriage pulled by four horses with one driver


Synonyms: stage

Definition: the theater as a profession (usually `the stage')

Usage: an early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage

Similar words: theater, theatre, dramatic art, dramatics, dramaturgy

Definition: the art of writing and producing plays


Synonyms: stage

Definition: any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something

Usage: All the world's a stage--Shakespeare; it set the stage for peaceful negotiations

Similar words: scene

Definition: the place where some action occurs

Usage: the police returned to the scene of the crime


Synonyms: level, stage, point, degree

Definition: a specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process

Usage: a remarkable degree of frankness; at what stage are the social sciences?

Similar words: state

Definition: the way something is with respect to its main attributes

Usage: the current state of knowledge; his state of health; in a weak financial state


Synonyms: phase, stage

Definition: any distinct time period in a sequence of events

Usage: we are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected

Similar words: time period, period, period of time

Definition: an amount of time

Usage: a time period of 30 years; hastened the period of time of his recovery; Picasso's blue period

Synonyms for (verb) stage

Synonyms: arrange, stage

Definition: plan, organize, and carry out (an event)

Usage: the neighboring tribe staged an invasion

Similar words: initiate, pioneer

Definition: take the lead or initiative in; participate in the development of

Usage: This South African surgeon pioneered heart transplants


Synonyms: stage, represent, present

Definition: perform (a play), especially on a stage

Usage: we are going to stage `Othello'

Similar words: re-create

Definition: create anew

Usage: Re-create the boom of the West on a small scale