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verbum sap

[vur-buh m sap] /ˈvɜr bəm ˈsæp/
noun
1.
a word to the wise is sufficient; no more need be said.
Also, verb. sap
[vurb sap] /ˈvɜrb ˈsæp/ (Show IPA),
verbum sat
[vur-buh m sat] /ˈvɜr bəm ˈsæt/ (Show IPA)
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Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; short for Latin verbum sapientī sat est
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