What does offstage mean?

Definitions for offstage
ˈɔfˈsteɪdʒ, ˈɒf-off·stage

This dictionary definitions page includes all the possible meanings, example usage and translations of the word offstage.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wing, offstage, backstageadjective

    a stage area out of sight of the audience

  2. offstageadjective

    situated or taking place in the area of a stage not visible to the audience

    "offstage noises"

  3. offstage, backstageadverb

    concealed from public view or attention

    "offstage political meetings"

  4. offstageadverb

    behind the scenes; not on stage

    "the actors were waiting offstage"

  5. offstageadverb

    not in public

    "the deal was done offstage"


  1. offstageadverb

    Taking place offstage (as above)

  2. offstageadjective

    Of, or relating to that part of a stage not visible to the audience

  3. offstageadjective

    Of, or relating to private life


  1. offstage

    Offstage generally refers to any part of a theater, film set, or performance venue that is not visible to the audience. It is the area where actors or performers prepare for their performance, wait for their cues, or exit after their scene. Offstage can also refer to actions or events that occur outside the main action or plot in a play, movie, or other performance.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of offstage in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of offstage in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of offstage in a Sentence

  1. Marie Osmond:

    I think people enjoy seeing people have problems, which is kind of sad, but it’s kind of where we are, first of all, high-five to her for not walking offstage.

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