What is another word for say?

1407 synonyms found


[ sˈe͡ɪ], [ sˈe‍ɪ], [ s_ˈeɪ]

The English language offers a plethora of synonyms for the word "say." These synonyms not only add variety to our writing but also make it more expressive. Some common synonyms for "say" include pronounce, articulate, declare, state, assert, affirm, announce, and vocalize. These words help to add emphasis and meaning to our sentences without sounding repetitive. Additionally, words like utter, express, mention, and convey can replace "say" when we want to suggest a deeper level of communication. All these synonyms give us the opportunity to diversify our vocabulary and express ourselves more creatively, making our writing more engaging and effective.

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What are the paraphrases for Say?

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What are the hypernyms for Say?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

What are the hyponyms for Say?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the opposite words for say?

The word "say" is a common verb that means to express something with words or to make a statement. Antonyms are words that have opposite meanings. Common antonyms for this word include "conceal," which means to keep something hidden or secret, "withhold," which means to hold back or keep something from being said, and "silence," which means to keep quiet or to not speak. Other antonyms for "say" include "suppress," "repress," and "mute." These words can be used to highlight the opposite actions or behaviors to saying something, providing variety and nuance to language.

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Usage examples for Say

Come, what do you say?
"Leo the Circus Boy"
Ralph Bonehill
I don't know what t' say.
"My Lady of the Chimney Corner"
Alexander Irvine
What are you going to say to her?
"Marjorie Dean High School Freshman"
Pauline Lester

Famous quotes with Say

  • It's hard to say what I want my legacy to be when I'm long gone.
  • I get scared to death when I see people who say they've found Jesus Christ, and they're out there, and I wonder, who's teaching them? Who's mentoring them?
    Willie Aames
  • You can't defend the indefensible - anything you say sounds self-serving and hypocritical.
    Diane Abbott
  • I've wanted somehow to convey to you the sensations - the atmospheric pressure, you might say - of what it is to be seriously a long-term prisoner in an American prison.
    Jack Henry Abbott
  • There is love there. And then there's times when I can't even stomach Simon. You don't have to sit next to him. That's all I have to say.
    Paula Abdul

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