saying

noun

Definition of saying

  1. :  something said; especially :  adage

Examples of saying in a sentence

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

14th Century

First Known Use of saying

14th century



SAYING Defined for English Language Learners

saying

noun

Definition of saying for English Language Learners

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


SAYING Defined for Kids

saying

noun say·ing \ˈsā-iŋ\

Definition of saying for Students

  1. :  proverb



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