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Structures for speeches and performances

stage

noun

the part of a theatre where the actors or musicians perform

platform

noun

a structure for people to stand on that has been built so that it is higher than the ground

platform

noun

a raised structure that speakers, performers etc stand on so that they can be seen by an audience

dais

noun

a platform in a room that you stand on to make a speech

podium

noun

a small raised area where someone stands to give a speech or conduct an orchestra

lectern

noun

a tall piece of furniture with a sloping surface where you put an open book or document when you are giving a speech

soapbox

noun

a box that someone stands on to make a speech in public

staging

noun

temporary structures for people to stand or sit on to watch something, usually made from wooden boards

mom jeans

a style of loose-fitting jeans with a high waist, often considered unfashionable

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