Adage synonyms

ăd'ĭj
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A person or thing that has become commonly recognized as a type of specified characteristics; byword
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An original laconic phrase conveying some principle or concept of thought.
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The definition of a saying is something that has been said, like a motto or catch phrase.
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A key principle of law that has been repeated so often it has become a commonplace expression.
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A saying that sets forth a general truth and that has gained credit through long use.
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Full of or using aphorisms
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Relating to, or in the manner of, an apothegm; sententious; pithy.
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Stale, trite, or commonplace through overuse; clichéd:
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A short, pithy saying (Ex.: “Brevity is the soul of wit”)
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(Logic, Math.) A statement or proposition that needs no proof because its truth is obvious, or one that is accepted as true without proof
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An apt, clever, or witty remark
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Univalent anionic bromine, or a compound of bromine, especially a binary compound of bromine with a more electropositive element.
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An epithet.
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A well-known word or phrase, especially one that exemplifies a notion, class, or quality:
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A trite or overused expression or idea:
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In a court’s decision, a statement of opinion or of a general rule that is explanatory or suggestive only, and not binding on courts in future cases, because it does not form part of the court’s central argument. For example, a judge’s suggestion as to how she might decide a related controversy not presently before her would be considered dictum.
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An adjective, noun, or phrase, often specif. a disparaging one, used to characterize some person or thing (Ex.: “egghead” for an intellectual)
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The definition of a homily is a religious sermon or speech that is intended to provide spiritual education, or any moral lessons that are being imparted, especially when being imparted or taught in a tedious way.
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A word, phrase, or sentence chosen as expressive of the goals or ideals of a nation, group, family, etc. and inscribed on a seal, banner, coin, coat of arms, etc.
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A characteristic way or mode of expression:
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(Law) A written command, especially a demand for payment.
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The definition of a quip is a witty or funny comment or remark.
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An old saying, often repeated; maxim; proverb
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A witty or sarcastic comment or quip.
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A witty remark.
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A usually pithy and familiar statement expressing an observation or principle generally accepted as wise or true
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The definition of a redundancy is something that is repeated unnecessarily or something that is not useful because there is already another or more advanced version.
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Alternative form of shloka.
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(Buddhism) A scriptural narrative, especially a text traditionally regarded as a discourse of the Buddha.
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Find another word for adage. In this page you can discover 30 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for adage, like: proverb, aphorism, saying, maxim, See syn. study at, aphoristic, apothegmatical, bromidic, apothegm, axiom and bon-mot.