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stage fright Explained

stage fright at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

n [U] nervousness felt by someone who is going to perform in front of a lot of people// --Den suffered terribly from stage fright .// --an attack of stage fright//

stage fright at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

46 Moby Thesaurus words for "stage fright":
afraidness, agitation, apprehensiveness, attack of nerves,
bashfulness, buck fever, case of nerves, confusion, coyness,
demureness, demurity, diffidence, embarrassment,
excessive irritability, fear, fearfulness, fidgetiness, fidgets,
jumpiness, morbid excitability, mousiness, nerves, nervosity,
nervous stomach, nervousness, panic, panickiness,
self-consciousness, shamefacedness, shamefastness, shrinkingness,
shyness, skittishness, spell of nerves, stagefright, stammering,
startlishness, state of nerves, tic, timidity, timidness,
timorousness, trepidation, twitching, uneasiness, vellication

stage fright at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Fear): fear, fearfulness, timidity, terror, trepidation, horror, fright, stage fright, apprehensiveness, dread, anxiety, care, apprehension, suspicion, qualm, worry, trembling, shivering.

stage fright at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

[U] nervous feelings felt by performers before they appear in front of an audience

Stage fright at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Stage fright \Stage fright\
Nervousness felt before an audience.

stage fright at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

stage fright
n : fear that affects a person about to face an audience

stage fright at English (WD) Of Explained:



Inter: term » stage + Inter: term » fright


Inter: en-noun » -|head=stage fright
  • Inter: uncountabl » e A state of nervousness about performing some action in front of a group of people, on or off of a stage; nerves; uncertainty; a lack of self-assurance before an audience.
    1. : I did some guest-speaking at the middle school last year, and I experienced some stage fright before and during my first presentation.


      Inter: trans-top » state of nervousness about performing

  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|怯場|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|怯场|tr=qièchǎng|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|tréma|f
  • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|ramppikuume
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|trac|m
  • German: Inter: t+ » de|Lampenfieber|n, Inter: t- » de|Rampenfieber|n
  • Icelandic: Inter: t- » is|sviðsskrekkur|m
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|舞台負け|tr=ぶたいまけ, butai-make|sc=Jpan
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|трема|f|tr=tréma

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Polish: Inter: t- » pl|trema|f
    • Russian: Inter: t- » ru|страх сцены|m|tr=strax scény|sc=Cyrl, Inter: t- » ru|боязнь сцены|f|tr=bojázn’ scény|sc=Cyrl
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|ireapais|f
    • Serbo-Croatian:
    • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|трема|f|sc=Cyrl
    • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|trema|f
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|miedo escénico|m
    • Swedish: Inter: t- » sv|scenskräck|c

    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * performance anxiety
    Translation: et » stage fright
    Translation: kn » stage fright
    Translation: hu » stage fright
    Translation: fi » stage fright