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English Meaning(s) for ことわざ

  1. proverb; saying; aphorism; maxim

Definition and Synonyms for ことわざ

Maxim a saying that is widely accepted on its own merits
Synonyms: ことわざ, マキシム, 名言, 格言, , 箴言, 諺語, 金言, 金言名句
Saw a condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
Synonyms: ことわざ, 俗諺, 俚諺, 名言, 成句, 格言, , 箴言, 諺語, 金言

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Locution a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations
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Sample Sentences for ことわざ

An old proverb says that time is money.
As the proverb goes, time really is money.
What you have just said reminds me of an old saying.
I have heard this proverb used.
Proverbs are full of wisdom.

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