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proverbial

  

      adj  
1    prenominal   commonly or traditionally referred to, esp. as being an example of some peculiarity, characteristic, etc.  
2    of, connected with, embodied in, or resembling a proverb  
  proverbially      adv  
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proverbial

  
  
accepted, acknowledged, archetypal, axiomatic, conventional, current, customary, famed, famous, legendary, notorious, self-evident, time-honoured, traditional, typical, unquestioned, well-known  

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