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noun 
  1. The part of a stage that is farthest from the audience or camera.
verb (inf=upstage, upstages, upstaging, upstaged)
  1. (transitive) To draw attention away from.
She only wore that dress to upstage everyone.
  1. (transitive) To force an actor to face away from the audience by staying upstage.
  2. (transitive) To treat snobbishly.
adjective 
  1. At the rear of a stage.
The minimalist play used no scenery.
adverb 
  1. toward or at the rear of a theatrical stage.
The actor turned and walked .
  1. away from a motion-picture or television camera.

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