page

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[ peyj ]
/ peɪdʒ /
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noun

verb (used with object), paged, pag·ing.

to turn pages (usually followed by through): to page through a book looking for a specific passage.

Nearby words

  1. pagandom,
  2. paganini,
  3. paganini, niccolò,
  4. paganism,
  5. paganize,
  6. page description language,
  7. page printer,
  8. page proof,
  9. page, thomas nelson,
  10. page, walter hines

Idioms

    on the same page, Informal. (of two or more people) having a similar understanding or way of thinking: Parents should be on the same page about raising their children.

Origin of page

1
1580–90; < Middle French < Latin pāgina column of writing, akin to pangere to fix, make fast

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British Dictionary definitions for on the same page

page

1
/ (peɪdʒ) /

noun

verb

another word for paginate
(intr foll by through) to look through (a book, report, etc); leaf through

Word Origin for page

C15: via Old French from Latin pāgina

page

2
/ (peɪdʒ) /

noun

verb (tr)

Word Origin for page

C13: via Old French from Italian paggio, probably from Greek paidion boy, from pais child

Page

/ (peɪdʒ) /

noun

Sir Earle (Christmas Grafton). 1880–1961, Australian statesman; co-leader, with S. M. Bruce, of the federal government of Australia (1923–29)
Sir Frederick Handley. 1885–1962, English pioneer in the design and manufacture of aircraft
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Word Origin and History for on the same page
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