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3 entries found for sage.
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Main Entry: 1sage
Pronunciation: primarystresssamacrj
Function: adjective
Inflected Form(s): sag·er; sag·est
Etymology: Middle English sage "wise," from early French sage (same meaning), derived from Latin sapere "to be wise, taste, have good taste" --related to INSIPID, SAVANT
: 2WISE 1, prudent <sage advice>
- sage·ly adverb
- sage·ness noun

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