Definitions for PAGEpeɪdʒ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

pagepeɪdʒ(n.; v.)paged, pag•ing.

  1. (n.)one side of a leaf of something printed or written, as a book, manuscript, or letter.

    Category: Printing

  2. the entire leaf.

    Category: Printing

  3. a noteworthy event or period:

    a bright page in English history.

  4. a block of computer memory up to 4,096 bytes long. a portion of a program that can be moved to a computer's internal memory from external storage.

    Category: Computers

  5. Web page.

    Category: Computers

  6. Category: Printing

    Ref: paginate.

  7. to turn pages (usu. fol. by through).

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of page:

1580–90; < MF < L pāgina column of writing

pagepeɪdʒ(n.; v.)paged, pag•ing.

  1. (n.)a boy servant or attendant.

  2. (in medieval times) a youth in attendance on a person of rank. a youth being trained for knighthood.

    Category: Government

  3. an employee who carries messages, runs errands, etc., as in a hotel or a legislative body.

    Category: Government

  4. (v.t.)to summon (a person) by calling out his or her name, as over a public-address system.

  5. to summon or alert by electronic pager.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  6. to attend as a page.

Origin of page:

1250–1300; ME (n.) < OF, perh. ult. < Gk paidíon boy (with accent shift in VL)


  1. Thomas Nelson, 1853–1922, U.S. novelist and diplomat.

    Category: Biography

  2. Walter Hines, 1855–1918, U.S. journalist and diplomat.

    Category: Biography

Princeton's WordNet

  1. page(noun)

    one side of one leaf (of a book or magazine or newspaper or letter etc.) or the written or pictorial matter it contains

  2. Page, Sir Frederick Handley Page(noun)

    English industrialist who pioneered in the design and manufacture of aircraft (1885-1962)

  3. Page, Thomas Nelson Page(noun)

    United States diplomat and writer about the Old South (1853-1922)

  4. page, pageboy(noun)

    a boy who is employed to run errands

  5. page(noun)

    a youthful attendant at official functions or ceremonies such as legislative functions and weddings

  6. page, varlet(verb)

    in medieval times a youth acting as a knight's attendant as the first stage in training for knighthood

  7. page(verb)

    contact, as with a pager or by calling somebody's name over a P.A. system

  8. page(verb)

    work as a page

    "He is paging in Congress this summer"

  9. foliate, paginate, page(verb)

    number the pages of a book or manuscript

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. page(noun)ɪdʒ

    one of the pieces of paper that make up a book, magazine, etc.

    to turn a/the page; the front page of the newspaper; turn to page 116; the picture on the following page

  2. pageɪdʒ

    one of the sections that a website is divided into

    Go back to the home page.

  3. pageɪdʒ

    thinking in the same way

    I'm just making sure we're on the same page about how much money to spend.


  1. Page(ProperNoun)

    for someone who was a servant.

  2. Origin: Via from Latin pagina.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Page(noun)

    a serving boy; formerly, a youth attending a person of high degree, especially at courts, as a position of honor and education; now commonly, in England, a youth employed for doing errands, waiting on the door, and similar service in households; in the United States, a boy employed to wait upon the members of a legislative body

  2. Page(noun)

    a boy child

  3. Page(noun)

    a contrivance, as a band, pin, snap, or the like, to hold the skirt of a woman's dress from the ground

  4. Page(noun)

    a track along which pallets carrying newly molded bricks are conveyed to the hack

  5. Page(noun)

    any one of several species of beautiful South American moths of the genus Urania

  6. Page(verb)

    to attend (one) as a page

  7. Page(noun)

    one side of a leaf of a book or manuscript

  8. Page(noun)

    fig.: A record; a writing; as, the page of history

  9. Page(noun)

    the type set up for printing a page

  10. Page(verb)

    to mark or number the pages of, as a book or manuscript; to furnish with folios


  1. Page

    A page or page boy is traditionally a young male servant, but may also have been used for a messenger at the service of a nobleman or an apprentice knight. The origin of the term is uncertain, but may either from the Latin pagius (servant), possibly linked to peasant or an earlier Greek word παῖς

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1036

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #621

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'PAGE' in Nouns Frequency: #266

Anagrams of PAGE

  1. gape

Translations for PAGE

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary


(in hotels) a boy who takes messages, carries luggage etc.

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