stage (v.) Old form(s): Stag'd
put on stage, put on public display
AC III.xiii.30[Enobarbus to himself] like enough, high-battled Caesar will ... be staged to th'show / Against a sworder!
AC V.ii.217[Cleopatra to Iras] The quick comedians / Extemporally will stage us
MM I.i.68[Duke to Angelo] I love the people, / But do not like to stage me to their eyes
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