stagebound

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

stage +‎ bound

AdjectiveEdit

stagebound ‎(not comparable)

  1. (theater) Restricted to the stage
    • 1989 December 22, Jack Helbig, “Sleuth”[1], Chicago Reader:
      But the playwright is stagebound: the best he or she can provide (in cinematic terms) is a series of medium-long shots.