Definition of SAID

verb : SAID

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) express in words; "He said that he wanted to marry her"; "tell me what is bothering you"; "state your opinion"; "state your name" ;

  • 2. (

    ) report or maintain; "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime"; "He said it was too late to intervene in the war"; "The registrar says that I owe the school money" ;

  • 3. (

    ) express a supposition; "Let us say that he did not tell the truth"; "Let's say you had a lot of money;

  • 4. (

    ) have or contain a certain wording or form; "The passage reads as follows"; "What does the law say?" ;

  • 5. (

    ) give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority; "I said to him to go home"; "She ordered him to do the shopping"; "The mother told the child to get dressed" ;

  • 7. (

    ) communicate or express nonverbally; "What does this painting say?"; "Did his face say anything about how he felt?" ;

  • 8. (

    ) utter aloud; "She said `Hello' to everyone in the office" ;

  • 9. (

    ) state as one's opinion or judgement; declare; "I say let's forget this whole business" ;

  • 10. (

    ) recite or repeat a fixed text; "Say grace"; "She said her `Hail Mary'" ;

  • 11. (

    ) indicate; "The clock says noon" ;

Adjective : SAID

Source: WordNet 3.1


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