Synonyms and Antonyms of adage
an often stated observation regarding something from common experience that old adage, “the early bird gets the worm” Synonyms of adage saying, aphorism, apothegm, byword, epigram, maxim, proverb, saw, sententia, wordWords Related to adage bromide, cliché (also cliche), commonplace, platitude, wheeze; expression, felicity; axiom, motto, precept, truism, truth; formula; comment, note, reflection, remark
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