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Level vs. Stage — What's the Difference?

By Tayyaba Rehman — Updated on October 5, 2023
Level and Stage both refer to steps or positions in a sequence, but Level often implies a hierarchy or ranking, while Stage denotes a phase or period in a process.
Level vs. Stage — What's the Difference?

Difference Between Level and Stage

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Key Differences

Level is commonly used to describe a position or rank in a hierarchical structure, emphasizing the relative position of one element to another. For instance, in an organization, one might progress from one level of responsibility to the next. On the other hand, Stage is typically associated with a particular phase or segment within a broader process or development. An example would be the stages of a person's life, such as childhood, adolescence, and adulthood.
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In video games, the term Level often refers to different areas or challenges players must overcome, indicating progression and advancement. In contrast, Stage in the context of a game might denote a specific phase or chapter within a level, hinting at a subdivision of the challenge at hand.
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From a topographical perspective, Level relates to the relative height or depth of a particular point in relation to a given reference, like sea level. Stage, in a similar environmental context, could refer to the stage of water in a river, indicating the river's depth at a particular time, often influenced by rainfall.
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In education, Level typically suggests a standard of academic proficiency or grade, such as beginner, intermediate, or advanced levels in a language course. Whereas Stage could be used to describe a period or phase of an academic program, like the foundational stage or the specialization stage.
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Considering constructions, Level might refer to different floors in a building, like the ground level or the tenth level. Meanwhile, Stage can be used to mean a specific phase in construction, such as the planning stage, foundation stage, or finishing stage.
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Comparison Chart

Hierarchical Reference

Indicates a rank or position in a sequence.
Denotes a specific phase in a process.
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In Gaming

Refers to broader areas or challenges for players.
Represents a particular chapter within a level.
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Topographical Meaning

Relative height or depth of a point (e.g., sea level).
Depth of water in a river at a specific time.
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Educational Context

Indicates academic proficiency (e.g., beginner level).
Period within an academic program (e.g., foundation stage).
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Construction Perspective

Refers to floors in a building (e.g., ground level).
Phase in construction (e.g., planning stage).
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Compare with Definitions

Level

A relative height or position in a hierarchical structure.
She has reached the highest level in the organization.
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A section or part of a journey or race.
We're in the first stage of our cross-country trip.
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Level

A horizontal plane or line with respect to the distance above or below a given point
The front garden is on a level with this floor
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The height of the surface of a river or other fluctuating body of water.
The river's stage has risen after the heavy rain.
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Level

A position on a scale of amount, quantity, extent, or quality
Debt rose to unprecedented levels
A high level of unemployment
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A raised and level floor or platform.
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Level

(in a video game) each of a series of stages of increasing difficulty through which a player may progress, completing one stage in order to reach the next
I've now reached level 106 on Candy Crush Saga
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A raised platform on which theatrical performances are presented.
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Level

An instrument marked with a line parallel to the plane of the horizon for testing whether things are horizontal.
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An area in which actors perform.
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Level

A flat tract of land
The Somerset Levels
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Stage

The acting profession, or the world of theater. Used with the
The stage is her life.
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Level

Having a flat, horizontal surface
We had reached level ground
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Stage

The scene of an event or of a series of events.
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Level

At the same height as someone or something else
His eyes were level with hers
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Stage

A platform on a microscope that supports a slide for viewing.
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Level

Having the same relative position; not in front of or behind
The car backed rapidly until it was level with me
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A scaffold for workers.
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Level

Calm and steady
The cold, level gaze he had given her
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Stage

A resting place on a journey, especially one providing overnight accommodations.
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Level

Give a flat and even surface to
Contractors started levelling the ground for the new power station
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Stage

The distance between stopping places on a journey; a leg
Proceeded in easy stages.
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Level

Begin to fly horizontally after climbing or diving
He quickly levelled off at 1500 ft
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Stage

A stagecoach.
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Level

Make (something, especially a score in sport) equal or similar
Woods sliced the ball into the net to level the score
Ardsley deservedly levelled with two minutes remaining
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Stage

A level or story of a building.
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Aim (a weapon)
He levelled a pistol at us
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Stage

The height of the surface of a river or other fluctuating body of water above a set point
At flood stage.
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Level

Be frank or honest with (someone)
When are you going to level with me?
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Stage

A level, degree, or period of time in the course of a process
The toddler stage of child development.
The early stages of a disease.
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Level

Ascertain differences in the height of (land).
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A point in the course of an action or series of events
Too early to predict a winner at this stage.
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Level

Relative position or rank on a scale
The local level of government.
Studying at the graduate level.
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Stage

One of two or more successive propulsion units of a rocket vehicle that fires after the preceding one has been jettisoned.
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Level

A relative degree, as of achievement, intensity, or concentration
An unsafe level of toxicity.
A high level of frustration.
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(Geology) A subdivision in the classification of stratified rocks, ranking just below a series and representing rock formed during a chronological age.
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Level

A natural or proper position, place, or stage
I finally found my own level in the business world.
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(Electronics) An element or a group of elements in a complex arrangement of parts, especially a single tube or transistor and its accessory components in an amplifier.
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Level

Position along a vertical axis; height or depth
A platform at knee level.
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Stage

To exhibit or present to an audience
Stage a boxing match.
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Level

A horizontal line or plane at right angles to the plumb.
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Stage

To prepare (a house) for sale by altering its appearance.
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Level

The position or height of such a line or plane.
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To produce or direct (a theatrical performance)
That director has staged Hamlet in New York City.
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Level

A flat, horizontal surface.
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Stage

To arrange the subjects of (a movie, for example) in front of a camera to achieve a desired effect
The director stages romantic scenes well.
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Level

A land area of uniform elevation.
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Stage

To arrange and carry out
Stage an invasion.
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Level

An instrument for ascertaining whether a surface is horizontal, vertical, or at a 45° angle, consisting essentially of an encased, liquid-filled tube containing an air bubble that moves to a center window when the instrument is set on an even plane. Also called spirit level.
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(Medicine) To determine the extent or progression of (a cancer, for example).
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Such a device combined with a telescope and used in surveying.
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Stage

To be adaptable to or suitable for theatrical presentation
A play that stages well.
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Level

A computation of the difference in elevation between two points by using such a device.
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Stage

To stop at a designated place in the course of a journey
"tourists from London who had staged through Warsaw" (Frederick Forsyth).
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Level

Having a flat, smooth surface
A level countertop.
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Stage

A phase.
He is in the recovery stage of his illness.
Completion of an identifiable stage of maintenance such as removing an aircraft engine for repair or storage.
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Level

Being on a horizontal plane
A level field.
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Stage

(by extension) One of the portions of a device (such as a rocket or thermonuclear weapon) which are used or activated in a particular order, one after another.
The first stage of the launcher burned out and separated after successfully boosting the payload onto a suborbital trajectory, but the engine of the upper stage failed to ignite to place the satellite into orbit.
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Level

Being at the same height or position as another; even.
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(theater) A platform; a surface, generally elevated, upon which show performances or other public events are given.
The band returned to the stage to play an encore.
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Level

Being at the same degree of rank, standing, or advantage as another; equal.
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A floor or storey of a house.
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Level

Being or relating to a specified rank or standing. Often used in combination
A lower-level administrator.
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A floor elevated for the convenience of mechanical work, etc.; scaffolding; staging.
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Level

Exhibiting no abrupt variations; steady
Spoke in a level tone.
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Stage

A platform, often floating, serving as a kind of wharf.
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Level

Rational and balanced; sensible
Came to a level appraisal of the situation.
Keeps a level head in an emergency.
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Stage

A stagecoach, an enclosed horsedrawn carriage used to carry passengers.
The stage pulled into town carrying the payroll for the mill and three ladies.
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Level

Filled evenly to the top
A level tablespoon of the medicine.
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Stage

(dated) A place of rest on a regularly travelled road; a station; a place appointed for a relay of horses.
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Level

To make horizontal, flat, or even
Leveled the driveway with a roller.
Leveled off the hedges with the clippers.
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Stage

(dated) A degree of advancement in a journey; one of several portions into which a road or course is marked off; the distance between two places of rest on a road.
A stage of ten miles
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Level

To place on the same rank; equalize.
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Stage

(electronics) The number of an electronic circuit’s block, such as a filter, an amplifier, etc.
A 3-stage cascade of a 2nd-order bandpass Butterworth filter
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Level

To tear down (a building, for example); raze.
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Stage

The place on a microscope where the slide is located for viewing.
He placed the slide on the stage.
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Level

To knock down, as with a blow; lay low
Leveled the opponent with an uppercut.
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Stage

(video games) A level; one of the sequential areas making up the game.
How do you get past the flying creatures in the third stage?
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Level

To aim along a horizontal plane
Leveled the gun at the target.
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Stage

A place where anything is publicly exhibited, or a remarkable affair occurs; the scene.
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Level

To direct emphatically or forcefully toward someone
Leveled charges of dishonesty.
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Stage

(geology) The succession of rock strata laid down in a single age on the geologic time scale.
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Level

To measure the different elevations of (a tract of land) with a level.
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Stage

An internship.
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Level

To bring persons or things to an equal level; equalize.
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Stage

(transitive) To produce on a stage, to perform a play.
The local theater group will stage "Pride and Prejudice".
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Level

To aim a weapon horizontally.
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Stage

To demonstrate in a deceptive manner.
The salesman's demonstration of the new cleanser was staged to make it appear highly effective.
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Level

(Informal) To be frank and open
Advised the suspect to level with the authorities.
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Stage

(transitive) To orchestrate; to carry out.
The workers staged a strike.
A protest will be staged in the public square on Monday.
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Level

Along a flat or even line or plane.
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Stage

(transitive) To place in position to prepare for use.
We staged the cars to be ready for the start, then waited for the starter to drop the flag.
To stage data to be written at a later time
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Level

The same height at all places; parallel to a flat ground.
This table isn't quite level; see how this marble rolls off it?
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Stage

To determine what stage (a disease, etc.) has progressed to
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Level

At the same height as some reference; constructed as level with.
We tried to hang the pictures so that the bottom of the frames were level with the dark line in the wallpaper.
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Stage

(astronautics) To jettison a spent stage of a multistage rocket or other launch vehicle and light the engine(s) of the stage above it.
In Kerbal Space Program, you stage away used-up parts of your rocket by hitting the spacebar.
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Level

Unvaried in frequency.
His pulse has been level for 12 hours.
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Stage

A floor or story of a house.
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Level

Unvaried in volume.
His voice has been unchanged. It has been level for 12 hours.
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Stage

An elevated platform on which an orator may speak, a play be performed, an exhibition be presented, or the like.
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Level

Calm.
He kept a level head under stress.
He kept a level gaze.
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Stage

A floor elevated for the convenience of mechanical work, or the like; a scaffold; a staging.
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Level

In the same position or rank.
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A platform, often floating, serving as a kind of wharf.
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Level

Straightforward; direct; clear.
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Stage

The floor for scenic performances; hence, the theater; the playhouse; hence, also, the profession of representing dramatic compositions; the drama, as acted or exhibited.
Knights, squires, and steeds, must enter on the stage.
Lo! where the stage, the poor, degraded stage,Holds its warped mirror to a gaping age.
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Level

Well balanced; even; just; steady; impartial.
A level head; a level understanding
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Stage

A place where anything is publicly exhibited; the scene of any noted action or career; the spot where any remarkable affair occurs; as, politicians must live their lives on the public stage.
When we are born, we cry that we are comeTo this great stage of fools.
Music and ethereal mirthWherewith the stage of air and earth did ring.
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Level

(phonetics) Of even tone; without rising or falling inflection; monotonic.
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The platform of a microscope, upon which an object is placed to be viewed. See Illust. of Microscope.
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(physics) Perpendicular to a gravitational force.
The earth's oceans remain level in relation to the pull of gravity.
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A place of rest on a regularly traveled road; a stage house; a station; a place appointed for a relay of horses.
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Level

A tool for finding whether a surface is level, or for creating a horizontal or vertical line of reference.
Hand me the level so I can tell if this is correctly installed.
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Stage

A degree of advancement in a journey; one of several portions into which a road or course is marked off; the distance between two places of rest on a road; as, a stage of ten miles.
A stage . . . signifies a certain distance on a road.
He traveled by gig, with his wife, his favorite horse performing the journey by easy stages.
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Level

A distance relative to a given reference elevation.
By the end of the day, we'd dug down to the level of the old basement floor.
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Stage

A degree of advancement in any pursuit, or of progress toward an end or result.
Such a polity is suited only to a particular stage in the progress of society.
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Level

Degree or amount.
The sound level is much too high; this hurts my ears.
We've reached a new level of success.
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Stage

A large vehicle running from station to station for the accommodation of the public; a stagecoach; an omnibus.
I went in the sixpenny stage.
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Level

Achievement or qualification.
She achieved a high level of distinction.
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One of several marked phases or periods in the development and growth of many animals and plants; as, the larval stage; pupa stage; zœa stage.
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(computer science) Distance from the root node of a tree structure.
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To exhibit upon a stage, or as upon a stage; to display publicly.
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(video games) One of several discrete segments of a game, generally increasing in difficulty and representing different locations in the game world.
It took me weeks to get to level seven.
Watch out for the next level; the bad guys there are really overpowered.
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Stage

Any distinct time period in a sequence of events;
We are in a transitional stage in which many former ideas must be revised or rejected
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A numeric value that quantifies a character, ability, or item's experience and power.
My half-orc barbarian reached fifth level before he was squashed by a troll.
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Stage

A specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process;
A remarkable degree of frankness
At what stage are the social sciences?
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Level

A floor of a multi-storey building.
Take the elevator and get off at the promenade level.
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A large platform on which people can stand and can be seen by an audience;
He clambered up onto the stage and got the actors to help him into the box
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(British) An area of almost perfectly flat land.
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The theater as a profession (usually `the stage');
An early movie simply showed a long kiss by two actors of the contemporary stage
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A school grade or year.
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Any scene regarded as a setting for exhibiting or doing something;
All the world's a stage
It set the stage for peaceful negotiations
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Level

To adjust so as to make as flat or perpendicular to the ground as possible.
You can level the table by turning the pads that screw into the feet.
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Stage

A large coach-and-four formerly used to carry passengers and mail on regular routes between towns;
We went out of town together by stage about ten or twelve miles
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Level

To destroy by reducing to ground level; to raze.
The hurricane leveled the forest.
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A section or portion of a journey or course;
Then we embarked on the second stage of our Caribbean cruise
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Level

To progress to the next level.
I levelled after defeating the dragon.
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Stage

A small platform on a microscope where the specimen is mounted for examination
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To aim or direct (a weapon, a stare, an accusation, etc).
He levelled an accusation of fraud at the directors.
The hunter levels the gun before taking a shot.
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Stage

Perform (a play), especially on a stage;
We are going to stage `Othello'
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To direct or impose (a penalty, fine, etc) at or upon (someone).
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Plan, organize, and carry out (an event)
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(sports) To make the score of a game equal.
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A specific phase in a process or sequence.
The project is now in the final stage.
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(figurative) To bring to a common level or plane, in respect of rank, condition, character, privilege, etc.
To level all the ranks and conditions of men
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A raised platform where performances occur.
The actors took their positions on the stage.
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To adjust or adapt to a certain level.
To level remarks to the capacity of children
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A period or step in a person's life or development.
Adolescence is a challenging stage for many.
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To speak honestly and openly with.
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A line or surface to which, at every point, a vertical or plumb line is perpendicular; a line or surface which is everywhere parallel to the surface of still water; - this is the true level, and is a curve or surface in which all points are equally distant from the center of the earth, or rather would be so if the earth were an exact sphere.
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A horizontal line or plane; that is, a straight line or a plane which is tangent to a true level at a given point and hence parallel to the horizon at that point; - this is the apparent level at the given point.
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An approximately horizontal line or surface at a certain degree of altitude, or distance from the center of the earth; as, to climb from the level of the coast to the level of the plateau and then descend to the level of the valley or of the sea.
After draining of the level in Northamptonshire.
Shot from the deadly level of a gun.
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Hence, figuratively, a certain position, rank, standard, degree, quality, character, etc., conceived of as in one of several planes of different elevation.
Providence, for the most part, sets us on a level.
Somebody there of his own level.
Be the fair level of thy actions laidAs temperance wills and prudence may persuade.
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A uniform or average height; a normal plane or altitude; a condition conformable to natural law or which will secure a level surface; as, moving fluids seek a level.
When merit shall find its level.
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An instrument by which to find a horizontal line, or adjust something with reference to a horizontal line.
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A horizontal passage, drift, or adit, in a mine.
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Even; flat; having no part higher than another; having, or conforming to, the curvature which belongs to the undisturbed liquid parts of the earth's surface; as, a level field; level ground; the level surface of a pond or lake.
Ample spaces o'er the smoothAnd level pavement.
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Coinciding or parallel with the plane of the horizon; horizontal; as, the telescope is now level.
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Even with anything else; of the same height; on the same line or plane; on the same footing; of equal importance; - followed by with, sometimes by to.
Young boys and girlsAre level now with men; the odds is gone.
Everything lies level to our wish.
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Straightforward; direct; clear; open.
A very plain and level account.
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Well balanced; even; just; steady; impartial; as, a level head; a level understanding. [Colloq.]
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Of even tone; without rising or falling inflection.
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To make level; to make horizontal; to bring to the condition of a level line or surface; hence, to make flat or even; as, to level a road, a walk, or a garden.
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To bring to a lower level; to overthrow; to topple down; to reduce to a flat surface; to lower.
And their proud structures level with the ground.
He levels mountains and he raises plains.
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To bring to a horizontal position, as a gun; hence, to point in taking aim; to aim; to direct.
Bertram de Gordon, standing on the castle wall, leveled a quarrel out of a crossbow.
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Figuratively, to bring to a common level or plane, in respect of rank, condition, character, privilege, etc.; as, to level all the ranks and conditions of men.
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To adjust or adapt to a certain level; as, to level remarks to the capacity of children.
For all his mind on honor fixed is,To which he levels all his purposes.
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Level

To be level; to be on a level with, or on an equality with, something; hence, to accord; to agree; to suit.
With such accommodation and besortAs levels with her breeding.
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Level

To aim a gun, spear, etc., horizontally; hence, to aim or point a weapon in direct line with the mark; fig., to direct the eye, mind, or effort, directly to an object; as, he leveled a gun at the bandit and fired.
The foeman may with as great aim level at the edge of a penknife.
The glory of God and the good of his church . . . ought to be the mark whereat we also level.
She leveled at our purposes.
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Level

A position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality;
A moderate degree of intelligence
A high level of care is required
It is all a matter of degree
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Level

A relative position or degree of value in a graded group;
Lumber of the highest grade
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Level

A specific identifiable position in a continuum or series or especially in a process;
A remarkable degree of frankness
At what stage are the social sciences?
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Level

Height above ground;
The water reached ankle level
The pictures were at the same level
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Indicator that establishes the horizontal when a bubble is centered in a tube of liquid
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A flat surface at right angles to a plumb line;
Park the car on the level
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Structure consisting of a room or set of rooms comprising a single level of a multilevel building;
What level is the office on?
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Level

An abstract place usually conceived as having depth;
A good actor communicates on several levels
A simile has at least two layers of meaning
The mind functions on many strata simultaneously
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Level

Aim at;
Level criticism or charges at somebody
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Level

Tear down so as to make flat with the ground;
The building was levelled
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Level

Make level or straight;
Level the ground
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Level

Direct into a position for use;
Point a gun
He charged his weapon at me
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Level

Talk frankly with; lay it on the line;
I have to level with you
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Become level or even;
The ground levelled off
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Having a horizontal surface in which no part is higher or lower than another;
A flat desk
Acres of level farmland
A plane surface
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Not showing abrupt variations;
Spoke in a level voice
She gave him a level look
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Being on a precise horizontal plane;
A billiard table must be level
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Oriented at right angles to the plumb;
The picture is level
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Of the score in a contest;
The score is tied
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Level

A position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality.
The noise level in the room was deafening.
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Level

A flat surface or plane.
Ensure the shelf is level before fixing it to the wall.
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Level

A specific standard of academic proficiency.
He is studying at an advanced level in Spanish.
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Level

The height above or below a given point, especially sea level.
The lake's water level has dropped significantly.
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Common Curiosities

Can Level refer to an academic standard?

Yes, such as beginner or advanced levels in a course.
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Is Stage used in construction contexts?

Yes, it can refer to a phase in construction, like the foundation stage.
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Can the term Level be used in the context of sound?

Yes, it can indicate the intensity or volume, as in noise level.
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Is there a difference between Stage in relation to water and Level?

Yes, Stage often denotes the height of water in a river, while Level can indicate the height relative to a reference.
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How is Stage typically used in reference to life events?

Stage often denotes phases of a person's life, like childhood or adolescence.
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What's a common use of the term Level in organizations?

Level often refers to a position or rank in an organizational hierarchy.
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Can Level refer to height?

Yes, often in relation to a reference point like sea level.
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How is Stage used in theatrical contexts?

It refers to a raised platform where performances occur.
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In video games, what's the difference between Level and Stage?

Level refers to broad challenges while Stage might be a subdivision within a Level.
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What's the difference between Level and Stage in terms of progression?

Level implies a hierarchy, while Stage indicates a phase in a process.
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In a race, what does Stage mean?

It can denote a section or part of the race or journey.
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How does Level relate to flatness?

It can refer to a flat surface or plane, ensuring something is even or balanced.
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Can Level and Stage be used interchangeably?

While both can refer to positions in a sequence, their contexts differ and they're not always interchangeable.
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Are Level and Stage both nouns?

Yes, both can be used as nouns, but they can also function in other grammatical roles depending on context.
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In education, is Stage specific to a time period?

Yes, it can describe a period within an academic program.
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