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saying

noun

: an old and well-known phrase that expresses an idea that most people believe is true

Full Definition of SAYING

:  something said; especially :  adage
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Examples of SAYING

  1. <there's an old saying that you should let sleeping dogs lie>

First Known Use of SAYING

14th century

Rhymes with SAYING

SAYING Defined for Kids

saying

noun say·ing \ˈsā-iŋ\

Definition of SAYING for Kids

:  proverb

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