Adage

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English

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Etymology

From [[adage#|adage]], from [[adagium#|adagium]]

Pronunciation

  • /ˈædɪdʒ/

Noun

Adage (plural [[Adages#|Adages]])
  1. An old saying which has obtained credit by long use
  2. An old saying which has been overused or considered a cliché; a trite maxim
    “Like the poor cat i’ th’ adage” (Lady MacBeth)

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Translations


French

Etymology

From {{la|adagium}}

Pronunciation

  • /a.daʒ/

Noun

Template:Fr-noun

  1. [[adage#|adage]]

External links

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