Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR BACKSTAGE

“Oh, sure,” Jerry agreed, pursuing her backstage and down a corridor.

A book on The Theater, both "backstage" and "the front of the house."

From the backstage speakers came the smooth rhythm of a band playing a march trio.

Tim hustled us backstage, where Lil and I used to sweat over the animatronics and cop surreptitious feels.

He smoked a cigarette and tried making small talk with some of the soldiers on backstage detail.

WORD ORIGIN

also back-stage, 1898, from back (adj.) + stage (n.).

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR BACKSTAGE

behind-the-scenes

adjectivesecret
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.