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adage

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an often stated observation regarding something from common experience
  • that old adage, "the early bird gets the worm"

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The first known use of adage was in 1530

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“Adage.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adage. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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