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English adjective: sage

1. sage having wisdom that comes with age and experience


Similarwise


Antonymsfoolish

2. sage of the grey-green color of sage leaves


Synonymssage-green


Similarchromatic


Antonymsachromatic, neutral


English noun: sage

1. sage (person) a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom


Broader (hypernym)mentor, wise man


Narrower (hyponym)Hakham, mahatma


Instance hyponymBalthasar, Balthazar, Caspar, Gaspar, Melchior

2. sage (food) aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc


Broader (hypernym)herb


Narrower (hyponym)clary sage


Part meronymcommon sage, ramona, Salvia officinalis

3. sage (plant) any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb


Synonymssalvia


Broader (hypernym)herb, herbaceous plant


Narrower (hyponym)blue sage, blue sage, blue sage, cancer weed, cancerweed, chaparral sage, clary, clary sage, common sage, meadow clary, mealy sage, Mexican mint, pitcher sage, purple sage, ramona, Salvia azurea, Salvia clarea, Salvia divinorum, Salvia farinacea, Salvia lancifolia, Salvia leucophylla, Salvia lyrata, Salvia officinalis, Salvia pratensis, Salvia reflexa, Salvia sclarea, Salvia spathacea, Salvia verbenaca, vervain sage, wild clary, wild sage


Member meronymgenus Salvia









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