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stage′struck`

or stage′-struck`,



adj.
1. obsessed with the desire to become an actor or actress.
2. enthralled by the theater and the people, customs, traditions, etc., associated with it.
[1805–15]
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Translations
مَشْغوف بالتَّمْثيل إلى حَد كَبير
posedlý divadlem
teatertosset
színházrajongó
posadnutý divadelným umením
oyunculuk hevesine kapılmış

stagestruck

[ˈsteɪdʒstrʌk] ADJenamorado del teatro, fascinado por el teatro
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

stage1

(steidʒ) noun
a raised platform especially for performing or acting on, eg in a theatre.
verb
1. to prepare and produce (a play etc) in a theatre etc. This play was first staged in 1928.
2. to organize (an event etc). The protesters are planning to stage a demonstration.
ˈstaging noun
1. wooden planks etc forming a platform.
2. the way in which a play etc is presented on a stage. The staging was good, but the acting poor.
stage direction
an order to an actor playing a part to do this or that. a stage direction to enter from the left.
stage fright
the nervousness felt by an actor etc when in front of an audience, especially for the first time. The young actress was suffering from stage fright and could not utter a word.
ˈstagehand noun
a workman employed to help with scenery etc.
stage manager
a person who is in charge of scenery and equipment for plays etc.
ˈstagestruck adjective
fascinated with the theatre or having a great desire to become an actor/actress.
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