Acting and Stage


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Acting noun – The performance of a part or role in a drama.
Stage is a synonym for acting in action topic. In some cases you can use "Stage" instead the word "Acting" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like drama.
Nearby Words: act, action, active, acted, actor
Synonyms for Acting


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Stage noun – The public performance of plays.
Usage example: drawn to the stage as a career

Acting is a synonym for stage in action topic. You can use "Acting" instead the word "Stage" as a noun or an adjective.
Nearby Words: stagy, staged, staging, stager, stagey
Synonyms for Stage

How words are described

live live acting live stage
full full acting full stage
middle middle acting middle stage
short short acting short stage
Other adjectives: original, actual, real, large, big, infamous, new, early, latter.

Both words in one sentence

  • Creator / Dan Aykroyd It was at his next high school that he found his love of acting and the stage.
  • Reading the Stage Directions Out Loud Get Smart: One secret mission of Maxwell Smart's required that he pass as an actor in a stage play, and CONTROL hires a famous acting coach to teach him the basics.
  • Audience Participation Song Instead of using her crew, she pulled two fans onto the stage to stay there throughout the show and play the theme from Clue on her keyboard, while she ran around the stage between the songs acting out the theatre parts by herself "Tim Curry style".
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