a traditional saying expressing a common experience or observation; proverb.
a traditional saying that is accepted by many as true or partially true; proverb
1540s, Middle French adage, from Latin adagium “adage, proverb,” apparently from adagio, from ad- “to” (see ad-) + *agi-, root of aio “I say,” from PIE *ag- “to speak.” But Tucker thinks the second element is rather ago “set in motion, drive, urge.”
Music. in a leisurely manner; slowly. Music. . Music. an adagio movement or piece. Dance. a sequence of well-controlled, graceful movements performed as a display of skill. a duet by a man and a woman or mixed trio emphasizing difficult technical feats. (especially in ballet) a love-duet sequence in a pas de deux. Historical Examples […]
one of the two wives of Lamech. Gen. 4:19. the wife of Esau, and the mother of Eliphaz, Gen. 36:2, 4, 10, 12, 16. Historical Examples “Well, the fact is, we want to use this room,” continued Adah. For the School Colours Angela Brazil Adah joins in his entreaties, and endeavours to cling to the […]
an island in SW Alaska, in the Andreanof group of the Aleutian Islands.
adaline architecture Name given by Widrow to adaptive linear neurons, that is neurons (see McCulloch-Pitts) which learn using the Widrow-Huff Delta Rule. See also Madaline. (1995-03-14) Contemporary Examples And the upcoming movie adaline is a big one for your career. Game of Thrones’ New Hunk Michiel Huisman on the Revamped Daario Naharis Marlow Stern April […]