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English definition of “stage whisper”

stage whisper

noun [C]    
If an actor says something in a stage whisper , it is intended to be heard by the people watching the play , and the other actors on the stage pretend not to hear it.Acting, rehearsing and performing If you say something in a stage whisper , you intend it to be heard by people other than the ones you are talking to.Ways of talking
(Definition of stage whisper noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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