Definition of saga:
alchemy, chain reaction, M., adventure, drama, mediaeval, cock-and-bull story, liege, alchemist, manor, line, feudalism, proceedings, domino effect, black comedy, medieval, feudal, avalanche, adaptation, string, rash, pattern, train, lord, comedy, classic, detective, process.
- prose (part of speech: noun)
- "Tales of War", Lord Dunsany.
Always the first to open his eyes in the morning, he began his day with a sort of Saga of his exploits of the day before, usually meaningless to us but fraught with colour from his own peculiar sphere.- "Explorers of the Dawn", Mazo de la Roche.
His sister Hildigunna, who might well be described in the words applied to Hildigunna of the saga as " one of the fairest," was given to a comparatively remote household in Wellesley Hills from which- alas!- "Sigurd Our Golden Collie and Other Comrades of the Road", Katharine Lee Bates.