What is another word for upstage?

406 synonyms found


[ ʌpstˈe͡ɪd͡ʒ], [ ʌpstˈe‍ɪd‍ʒ], [ ʌ_p_s_t_ˈeɪ_dʒ]

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How to use "Upstage" in context?

When one is upstage, they are in the position of superiority. They are in front, and the person they are upstaging is in the background. Upstage is often used as a verb, meaning to cause someone to feel inferior, or to occupy a position of power. This can be done through words, actions, or simply being in the presence of someone. It is a contrast to get stage, which means to be in the position of being the main performer or focus of attention. Upstaging can be a funfilled experience, or it can be a way to take advantage of someone.

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