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synonyms for offstage

  • unauthorized
  • casual
  • contraband
  • officious
  • unorthodox
  • unsanctioned

antonyms for offstage

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  • authoritative
  • authorized
  • confirmed
  • official
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How to use offstage in a sentence

The curious offstage character is the playwright, who was in college in New York at the time of his mother’s ordeal.
A HARROWING HOSTAGE STORY IS TOLD WITH STUNNING SUBTLETY IN BROADWAY’S ‘DANA H.’OCTOBER 18, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Though few of these former Facebook employees have spoken as publicly and potently as Haugen has, many have sat just offstage for months, sometimes years, roiling over what they saw while working at Facebook.
LIKE WHISTLEBLOWER FRANCES HAUGEN, THESE FACEBOOK EMPLOYEES WARNED ABOUT THE COMPANY’S PROBLEMS FOR YEARS. NO ONE LISTENED.ELIZABETH DWOSKIN, CRAIG TIMBERGOCTOBER 8, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Miranda had stayed offstage when he put together his campus production of In the Heights at Wesleyan, but in 2002, Kail suggested he might as well play supporting character Usnavi.
HOW IN THE HEIGHTS WENT FROM A STUDENT MUSICAL TO ONE OF THE SUMMER’S BIGGEST MOVIESCONSTANCE GRADYJUNE 11, 2021VOX
I look in the wings offstage, and Rip Taylor is laughing his ass off.
THE LIFE & TIMES OF THE UNKNOWN COMIC!EUGENE ROBINSONAPRIL 1, 2021OZY
Ethiopia Habtemariam, the president of Motown Records, has spent the past year assisting her artists in navigating the painful reality of life offstage while retooling album-release plans.
MOTOWN PRESIDENT ETHIOPIA HABTEMARIAM ON STEERING THE LEGENDARY LABEL THROUGH THE PANDEMICEBEN SHAPIROFEBRUARY 7, 2021TIME
The president who likes to put on a show is mostly offstage these days.
A NOISY PRESIDENT GOES (RELATIVELY) QUIET IN WAKE OF ELECTION DEFEATJOSH DAWSEYNOVEMBER 23, 2020WASHINGTON POST
He used even Johnny Simms as an offstage voice repeating stern commands.
OPERATION: OUTER SPACEWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
And even if he found them, who would believe an actor offstage, delivering such improbable lines?
MY FAIR PLANETEVELYN E. SMITH
When Ophelia perishes offstage you don't think of post-mortem lividity or foam on the mouth.
THE TRIAL OF CALLISTA BLAKEEDGAR PANGBORN
"—caught red-handed with the incriminating papers," shouted an offstage announcer.
THE JUNKMAKERSALBERT R. TEICHNER
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO OFFSTAGE

  • casual
  • contraband
  • officious
  • offstage
  • unauthorized
  • unorthodox
  • unsanctioned
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.