Definitions for proverbsˈprɒv ərbz
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Proverbs, Book of Proverbs(noun)
an Old Testament book consisting of proverbs from various Israeli sages (including Solomon)
A book of the Old Testament of Bible, and of the Tanakh, being a collection or moral maxims.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Wise men make proverbs, but fools repeat them.
A country can be judged by the quality of its proverbs.
Those that cannot produce ideas often speak with the old proverbs!
The worst thing about proverbs and quotations is that the fools make no use of them.
Books, like proverbs, receive their chief value from the stamp and esteem of the ages through which they have passed
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