- 1page somebody to call somebody’s name over a public address system in order to find them and give them a message Why don't you have him paged at the airport?
- 2page somebody to contact somebody by sending a message to their pager Page Dr Green immediately. See related entries: Communication devices Word Originverb Middle English (in the sense ‘youth, uncouth male’): from Old French, perhaps from Italian paggio, from Greek paidion, diminutive of pais, paid-
BrE BrE//peɪdʒ//; NAmE NAmE//peɪdʒ//Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they page
BrE BrE//peɪdʒ//; NAmE NAmE//peɪdʒ//he / she / it pages
BrE BrE//ˈpeɪdʒɪz//; NAmE NAmE//ˈpeɪdʒɪz//past simple paged
BrE BrE//peɪdʒd//; NAmE NAmE//peɪdʒd//past participle paged
BrE BrE//peɪdʒd//; NAmE NAmE//peɪdʒd//-ing form paging
BrE BrE//ˈpeɪdʒɪŋ//; NAmE NAmE//ˈpeɪdʒɪŋ//Communication devices