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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