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Definition 1: aromatic fresh or dried grey-green leaves used widely as seasoning for meats and fowl and game etc - [noun denoting food]

(sage is a kind of ...) aromatic potherb used in cookery for its savory qualities

(... is a kind of sage ) fresh leaves used in omelets and fritters and with lamb

(... is part of sage) shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herb

Definition 2: a mentor in spiritual and philosophical topics who is renowned for profound wisdom - [noun denoting person]

(sage is a kind of ...) a wise and trusted guide and advisor

(... is a kind of sage ) a Hebrew title of respect for a wise and highly educated man

(... is a kind of sage ) (Hinduism) term of respect for a brahmin sage

(... is an instance of sage) (New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus

(... is an instance of sage) (New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus

(... is an instance of sage) (New Testament) one of the three sages from the east who came bearing gifts for the infant Jesus; usually represented as a king of Nubia

Definition 3: any of various plants of the genus Salvia; a cosmopolitan herb - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for sage in the sense of this definition

(sage is a kind of ...) a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests

(... is a kind of sage ) an herb from Oaxaca that has a powerful hallucinogenic effect; the active ingredient is salvinorin

(... is a kind of sage ) California erect and sparsely branched perennial

(... is a kind of sage ) aromatic herb of southern Europe; cultivated in Great Britain as a potherb and widely as an ornamental

(... is a kind of sage ) tall perennial Old World salvia with violet-blue flowers; found in open grasslands

(... is a kind of sage ) shrubby plant with aromatic greyish-green leaves used as a cooking herb

(... is a kind of sage ) sage of eastern United States

(... is a kind of sage ) silvery-leaved California herb with purple flowers

(... is a kind of sage ) sage of western North America to Central America having violet-blue flowers; widespread in cultivation

(... is a kind of sage ) Texas sage having intensely blue flowers

(... is a kind of sage ) stout Mediterranean sage with white or pink or violet flowers; yields oil used as a flavoring and in perfumery

(... is a kind of sage ) blue-flowered sage of dry prairies of the eastern United States

(... is a kind of sage ) Eurasian sage with blue flowers and foliage like verbena; naturalized in United States

(... is a member of sage) large genus of shrubs and subshrubs of the mint family varying greatly in habit: sage

Definition 4: of the grey-green color of sage leaves - [adjective satellite denoting all]

Synonyms for sage in the sense of this definition

(sage is similar to ...) being or having or characterized by hue

Definition 5: having wisdom that comes with age and experience - [adjective satellite denoting all]

(sage is similar to ...) having or prompted by wisdom or discernment

"a wise leader" "a wise and perceptive comment"

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