HyperDic: byword

English > 1 sense of the word byword:
NOUNcommunicationbyword, proverb, adage, sawa condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people
byword > pronunciation
Soundsbay'wer.d
RhymesAbelard ... word / Word: 269 rhymes with erd...
English > byword: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
MeaningA condensed but memorable saying embodying some important fact of experience that is taken as true by many people.
Synonymsproverb, adage, saw
Broadersaying, expression, locutionA word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations
Spanishadagio, aforismo, dicho, proverbio, refrán, sentencia
Catalanadagi, dita, parèmia, proverbi, refrany

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