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Proverbial (IPA: /pɹəˈvɝbiəɫ/)

Proverbial (a.)

Mentioned or comprised in a proverb; used as a proverb; hence, commonly known; as, a proverbial expression; his meanness was proverbial.

Proverbial (a.)

Of or pertaining to proverbs; resembling a proverb.

Proverbial Synonyms


Proverbial Synonyms

Saying, Locution, Expression

Proverbial Rhymes

Adverbial, Proverbial

Tagalog Translation

Proverbial in Tagalog is Kasabihan

Example Sentence (Quote)

" Plough the sand, labour uselessly, a proverbial type of fruitless activity" - Sand

Example Sentence (Quote)

" That proverbial saying, Ill news goes quick and far."" - Plutarch

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