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synonyms for adage

  • aphorism
  • axiom
  • dictum
  • maxim
  • motto
  • precept
  • apothegm
  • byword
  • saw
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As the old adage goes, if it’s free then you are the product.
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The old adage of staying calm under pressure is also imperative for leaders, especially in crisis.
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As Inam was speaking, I was reminded of that old adage, “War is too important to be the left to the generals.”
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There is some truth to the old adage that all good things take time, and SEO is a prime example.
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He wants everyone to succeed and believes in the adage, 'a rising tide lifts all boats.'
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The sooner, the better is an adage that’s especially true when treating viral infections.
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Universal healthcare such as Medicare in Australia is evidence for the adage “prevention is better than cure,” when comparing the cost of healthcare in the US with Australia on a per capita basis.
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He was perfectly contented to bide his time, remembering that adage: "All things come to him who waits."
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The old adage that “all is fair in love and war” applies to this new weapon of destruction as to every warlike instrument.
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No man alive held the stale old adage of “Beauty when unadorned,” etc., in profounder scorn.
SWORD AND GOWNGEORGE A. LAWRENCE
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WORDS RELATED TO ADAGE

  • adage
  • apothegm
  • axiom
  • dictum
  • maxim
  • moral
  • precept
  • proverb
  • rule
  • saw
  • saying
  • truism
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.