What is say?

  • (verb): Report or maintain.
    Synonyms: allege, aver
    See also — Additional definitions below


Say is to communicate orally. Say or SAY can also refer to:

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More definitions of "say":

  • (noun): The chance to speak.
    Example: "Let him have his say"
  • (verb): Utter aloud.
    Example: "She said 'Hello' to everyone in the office"
  • (verb): State as one's opinion or judgement; declare.
    Example: "I say let's forget this whole business"
  • (verb): Recite or repeat a fixed text.
    Example: "Say grace"; "She said her 'Hail Mary'"
  • (verb): Communicate or express nonverbally.
    Example: "What does this painting say?"; "Did his face say anything about how he felt?"
  • (verb): Have or contain a certain wording or form.
    Example: "What does the law say?"
    Synonyms: read
  • (verb): Express in words.
    Synonyms: state, tell
  • (verb): Express a supposition.
    Example: "Let us say that he did not tell the truth"; "Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?"
    Synonyms: suppose
  • (verb): Give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority.
    Synonyms: order, tell, enjoin
  • (verb): Indicate.
    Example: "The clock says noon"

Famous quotes containing the word say:

    A word is dead
    When it is said,
    Some say.
    I say it just
    Begins to live
    That day.
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

    When you have nothing to say, say nothing.
    —C.C. (Charles Caleb)

    Be still when you have nothing to say; when genuine passion moves you, say what you’ve got to say, and say it hot.
    —D.H. (David Herbert)