page

1
[ peyj ]
/ peɪdʒ /

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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decorum

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

Definition for paged (2 of 2)

page2
[ peyj ]
/ peɪdʒ /

noun

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

Origin of page

2
1250–1300; Middle English (noun) < Old French < ?
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British Dictionary definitions for paged (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 paged (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 paged (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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