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sage

EN[-eɪdʒ]
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WSage
  • Sage or SAGE may refer to:
FR sage
Sage leaves
Sage leaves

    Definition of sage in English Dictionary

  • NounPLsagesSUF-age
    1. A wise person or spiritual teacher; a man or woman of gravity and wisdom, especially, a teacher venerable for years, and of sound judgment and prudence; a grave or stoic philosopher.
      1. The plant Salvia officinalis and savory spice produced from it; also planted for ornamental purposes.
        1. Any plant in the genus Salvia.
          1. Any of a number of plants such as sagebrush considered to be similar to Salvia officinalis, mostly because they are small shrubs and have gray foliage or are aromatic.
          2. VerbSGsagesPRsagingPT, PPsaged
            1. (Internet slang) The act of using the word or option sage in the email field or a checkbox of an imageboard when posting a reply.
            2. AdjectiveCOMsagerSUPsagest
              1. Wise.
                1. OBS grave; serious; solemn.
                2. Interjection
                  1. (Internet slang) Word used in the email field of imageboards to prevent a bump of the post. Used as an option rather than a word in some imageboard software.
                  2. More Examples
                    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
                      • During the current renovation, Sage has been able to repurchase several of these elements on eBay and has refabricated others.
                      • He looked at all the colors for a long time before finally settling on a sage green.
                      • Others derive Sophi from the Sophi or Sages anciently called Magi.
                    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
                      • SAGE AND ONIONS Nizza in Clinton serves socca, a pancake made from chickpea flour.
                    3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
                      • ...different stages of life as represented by our Lady as Maiden, Mother, and Crone, as well as our Lord as Master, Father, and Sage.
                  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
                    1. Adjectives
                      • Interjections
                        • Nouns
                          • Countable nouns
                            • Singularia tantum
                              • Uncountable nouns
                            • Verbs

                            Other Vocabulary

                            Look-Alike Words
                            1. en same
                            2. en age
                            3. fr age
                            4. en save
                            5. en sake
                            Related Links:
                            1. fr sage
                            2. en sagebrush
                            3. en saged
                            4. en sager
                            5. en sages
                            Source: Wiktionary
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                            Meaning of sage for the defined word.

                            Grammatically, this word "sage" is an adjective. It's also an interjection. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun and a singularia tantum. It's also a verb.
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