sage

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈseɪdʒ/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/seɪdʒ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(sāj)


Inflections of 'sage' (adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house."):
sager
adj comparative
sagest
adj superlative
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

sage

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. [dried, crushed, fresh] sage
  2. a few [sprigs, leaves, sprinkles] of sage
  3. [grow, plant] sage in the [yard, garden]
  4. (wild) sage growing [in the field, by the road]
  5. plant sage and [mint, rosemary, dill, thyme]
  6. [turkey, pork, meat] stuffing with sage
  7. make a stuffing of sage and onion
  8. [aromatic, culinary, cooking] herbs like sage
  9. smudged with sage
  10. burn sage [to purify a space, for its aroma]
  11. [consulted, asked] the town sage for advice
  12. [predicted, suggested, proffered] by the village sage
  13. the sage [warned, advised] against (going, doing)
  14. sages [hoped, preached, prayed] [that, for]
  15. the [advice, words, mind, wisdom] of a sage
  16. the [party, office, company] sage
  17. a sage in [ancient, bygone, old] times
adj
  1. a sage [purchase, investment, decision]
  2. sage [words, quotes, teachings, remarks]
  3. sage [measures, management, managers]
  4. [received, gave, was] sage advice
  5. took his sage advice
  6. a sage old [man, head, prophet]
  7. it would be sage to [check, ask] (first)
n as adj
  1. sage (and onion) [stuffing, filling, chicken]
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