Complete Definition of "proverb"

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Pronunciation
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Noun
en-noun

  1. A phrase, describing an example of a basic truth, that is transferred to common situations.

Synonyms
saying

Translations

Armenian: Õ¤Õ¡ÖÕ±â¢Õ¾Õ¡Õ® (dartsvats)
Croatian: t-|hr|poslovica|f
Czech: t-|cs|pÅísloví|n
Chinese: ç®´è¨ n
Dutch: spreekwoord n, gezegde n
Finnish: sananlasku, sanonta
French: proverbe
German: Sprichwort n, Denkspruch m
Hebrew: פת×× m
Italian: t+|it|proverbio|m
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Japanese: 諺 (ãã¨ãã kotowaza), æ ¼è¨ (ãããã kakugen)
Korean: ìë´
Latvian: sakãmvards
Polish: przysÅowie n
Portuguese: provérbio m
Russian: поÑловиÑа f
Serbian: t-|sr|poslovica|f
Spanish: t-|es|proverbio|m
Swedish: t+|sv|ordspråk|n
Welsh: dihareb f

See also
:Category:Proverbs

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