Sageness
Sageness Sage"ness, n. The quality or state of being sage; wisdom; sagacity; prudence; gravity. --Ascham. [1913 Webster]

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  • sageness — Ⅰ. sage [1] ► NOUN ▪ an aromatic Mediterranean plant with greyish green leaves that are used as a herb in cookery. ORIGIN Old French sauge, from Latin salvia healing plant . Ⅱ. sage [2] ► NOUN ▪ (especially in ancient history or le …   English terms dictionary

  • sageness — noun see sage I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sageness — See sagely. * * * …   Universalium

  • sageness — noun The property of being sage. Syn: sagacity …   Wiktionary

  • sageness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun 1. Skill in perceiving, discriminating, or judging: acumen, astuteness, clear sightedness, discernment, discrimination, eye, keenness, nose, penetration, perceptiveness, percipience, per cipiency, perspicacity,… …   English dictionary for students

  • sageness — n. wisdom, judiciousness, prudence …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sageness — sage·ness …   English syllables

  • sageness — noun ( es) Etymology: sage (I) + ness : the quality or state of being sage …   Useful english dictionary

  • sagacity — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. perspicacity, discernment, shrewdness, wisdom; see acumen , judgment 1 , sense 2. II (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) n. intelligence, good judgement, sharpness, astuteness, judiciousness, wisdom, perceptiveness, insight. ANT.:… …   English dictionary for students

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