Adage

An adage (dʒ; Latin: adagium) is a short, usually philosophical, but memorable saying which holds some important fact of experience that is considered true by many people, or that has gained some credibility through its long memetic use. It often involves a planning failure such as `don`t count your chickens before they hatch` or `don`t burn...
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Adage

• (n.) An old saying, which has obtained credit by long use; a proverb.
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adage

(44) proverb
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Adage

Ad'age noun [ French adage , from Latin adagium ; ad + the root of Latin aio I say.] An old saying, which has obtained credit by long use; a proverb. « Letting 'I dare not' wait upon 'I would,' Like the poor cat i' the adage . Shak. » Syn.
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adage

a condensed but memorable saying embodying an important fact
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adage

a condensed but memorable saying embodying an important fact
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adage

a condensed but memorable saying embodying an important fact
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adage

a saying, often in metaphoric form, that embodies a common observation, such as `If the shoe fits, wear it,` `Out of the frying pan, into the ...
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adage

adage 1. A traditional saying expressing a common experience or observation; a proverb. 2. A saying that sets forth a general truth and that has gained credit through long use. Formed by ad plus age, 'to say'.
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Adage

Ballet, a slow section of a pas de deux. Dance class exercise focussing on slow, controlled movements that highlight balance and extension, and require strength and poise.
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