sageness

  • 1 Sageness — Sage ness, n. The quality or state of being sage; wisdom; sagacity; prudence; gravity. Ascham. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 2 sageness — index comprehension Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 3 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 …

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  • 4 sageness — noun see sage I …

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  • 5 sageness — See sagely. * * * …

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

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  • 7 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,… …

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  • 8 sageness — n. wisdom, judiciousness, prudence …

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  • 9 sageness — sage·ness …

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

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  • 11 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.:… …

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  • 12 Sapience — Sa pi*ence, n. [L. sapientia: cf. F. sapience. See {Sapient}..] The quality of being sapient; wisdom; sageness; knowledge. Cowper. [1913 Webster] Woman, if I might sit beside your feet, And glean your scattered sapience. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 13 sage — I. adjective (sager; sagest) Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French, from Vulgar Latin *sapius, from Latin sapere to taste, have good taste, be wise; akin to Oscan sipus knowing, Old Saxon ansebbian to perceive Date: 14th century 1. a. wise …

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  • 14 Albert Cossery — (November 3, 1913 June 22, 2008) was a French speaking writer of Egyptian origin, born in Cairo. Life Son of small property owners in Cairo, at the age of 17, inspired by reading Honoré de Balzac, he emigrated to Paris. He came there to continue… …

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  • 15 List of characters in Fred's Head — This is a list of the main, recurrent, and one time characters in Fred s Head.Small note: While the main name of most of the characters doesn t change, their family name will change between the French and English version of the show. Leblanc… …

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  • 16 sage — sage1 sagely, adv. sageness, n. /sayj/, n., adj., sager, sagest. n. 1. a profoundly wise person; a person famed for wisdom. 2. someone venerated for the possession of wisdom, judgment, and experience. adj. 3. wise, judicious, or prudent: sage… …

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  • 17 comprehension — I noun ability to know, alertness, appreciation, apprehension, attentiveness, awareness, awareness of, capability, capacity to understand, cognition, cognizance, command of thought, comprehension, conception, consciousness, discernment,… …

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  • 18 depth — Synonyms and related words: French pitch, Sophia, abstruseness, abysm, abyss, acumen, amplitude, area, astuteness, bigness, bodily size, body, bottomless pit, brain, breadth, brightness, brilliance, brilliancy, broad mindedness, bulk, caliber,… …

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  • 19 erudition — Synonyms and related words: Sophia, bibliolatry, bibliomania, bluestockingism, book learning, book madness, bookiness, bookishness, booklore, broad mindedness, broadening the mind, classical scholarship, classicism, cultivation, culture, depth,… …

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  • 20 insight — Synonyms and related words: ESP, a priori knowledge, acuity, acumen, acuteness, anschauung, anticipation, apperception, appreciation, appreciativeness, astuteness, awareness, buddhi, clairsentience, clairvoyance, cogency, cognition, cognizance,… …

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