Definition of said:

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Did say.

part of speech: past tense, past participle

Of the verb say; uttered; declared; reported; before mentioned.

Usage examples:

  • " Yes'm," said Mrs. Koons. in "".
  • And she said No man, Lord. Marcus Dods in "The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I".
  • " Come, Miss Preston," said Melvale. Charles Weathers Bump in "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories".
  • " I don't know," she said Marie Belloc Lowndes in "Jane Oglander".

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