Sage and Wise man


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Sage noun – A person of deep wisdom or learning.
Usage example: the young prince made a pilgrimage to the sage, hoping to learn the meaning of life

Wise man is a synonym for sage. In some cases you can use "Wise man" instead a noun "Sage". popular alternative
Nearby Word: sagely
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Wise man

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Wise man noun – A wise and trusted guide and advisor.
Sage is a synonym for wise man in intellectual topic. You can use "Sage" instead a noun phrase "Wise man".
Synonyms for Wise man

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  • Film / The Learning Tree Sure enough, Uncle Rob is the designated wise man and sage.
  • Barefoot Sage The archetypal character of a sage, a mentor, an oracle, a wise man/woman is sometimes given an unusual additional trait: an aversion to shoes.
    Source: Barefoot Sage
  • Sage Love Interest A Love Interest that at the same time manifests aspects of the archetypal sage, a wise man/woman, or a spiritually enlightened one; he or she may give the protagonist profound pieces of advice in between lovemaking.
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