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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.
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Idioms about page

    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

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First recorded in 1450–1500; from Middle French, from Latin pāgina “column of writing; leaf of a double door”; akin to pangere “to fix, make fast”

Other definitions for page (2 of 3)

page2
[ peyj ]
/ peɪdʒ /

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

Origin of page

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First recorded in 1250–1300; Middle English noun page, paige, from Old French, of uncertain origin

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Page
[ peyj ]
/ peɪdʒ /

noun
Thomas Nelson, 1853–1922, U.S. novelist and diplomat.
Walter Hines, 1855–1918, U.S. journalist, editor, and diplomat.
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British Dictionary definitions for page (1 of 3)

page1
/ (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

British Dictionary definitions for page (2 of 3)

page2
/ (peɪdʒ) /

noun
verb (tr)

Word Origin for page

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

British Dictionary definitions for page (3 of 3)

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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