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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: sā, IPA(key): /seɪ/ * Rhymes: -eɪ

  • enPR: , IPA(key): /seɪ/
  • Rhymes: -eɪ

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _seyen_, _seien_, _seggen_, &c., from Old English _secġan_ (“to say, speak”), from Proto-Germanic _*sagjaną_ (“to say”), from Proto-Indo-European _*sekʷ-_, _*sekʷe-_, _*skʷē-_ (“to tell, talk”). Cognate with West Frisian _sizze_ (“to say”), Dutch _zeggen_ (“to say”), German _sagen_ (“to say”), Swedish _säga_ (“to say”). VERB SAY (_third-person singular simple present_ SAYS, _present participle_ SAYING, _simple past and past participle_ SAID) * (transitive) To pronounce. _Please SAY your name slowly and clearly._ * (transitive) To recite. _Martha, will you SAY the Pledge of Allegiance?_ * To communicate, either verbally or in writing. _He SAID he would be here tomorrow._ * To indicate in a written form. _The sign SAYS it’s 50 kilometres to Paris._ * (impersonal) To have a common expression; used in singular passive voice or plural active voice to indicate a rumor or well-known fact. _They SAY "when in Rome, do as the Romans do", which means "behave as those around you do."_ * 1815, George Gordon Byron, _The Hebrew Melodies/They say that Hope is happiness:_ They SAY that Hope is happiness; But genuine Love must prize the past. * 1819, Great Britain Court of Chancery, _Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery_, page 8: It is SAID, a bargain cannot be set aside upon inadequacy only. * 1841, Christopher Marshall, _The Knickerbocker (New-York Monthly Magazine)_, page 379: It’s SAID that fifteen wagon loads of ready-made clothes for the Virginia troops came to, and stay in, town to-night. * (informal, imperative) Let's say; used to mark an example, supposition or hypothesis. _A holiday somewhere warm – Florida, SAY – would be nice._ _SAY he refuses. What do we do then?_ * 1984, Martin Amis, _Money: a suicide note‎_ I've followed Selina down the strip, when we're shopping, SAY, and she strolls on ahead, wearing sawn-off jeans and a wash-withered T-shirt […] * (intransitive) To speak; to express an opinion; to make answer; to reply. * William Shakespeare (1564-1616) You have SAID; but whether wisely or no, let the forest judge. * John Milton (1608-1674) To this argument we shall soon have SAID; for what concerns it us to hear a husband divulge his household privacies? * (transitive, informal, of a possession, especially money) To bet as a wager on an outcome; by extension, used to express belief in an outcome by the speaker. SYNONYMS * See Wikisaurus:utter DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS NOUN SAY (_plural_ SAYS) * One's stated opinion or input into a discussion or decision. * 2004, Richard Rogers, _Information politics on the Web_ Above all, however, we would like to think that there is more to be decided, after the engines and after the humans have had their SAYS. REFERENCES * say in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * say in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913

From Middle English seyen, seien, seggen, &c., from Old English secġan (to say, speak), from Proto-Germanic *sagjaną (to say), from Proto-Indo-European *sekʷ-, *sekʷe-, *skʷē- (to tell, talk). Cognate with West Frisian sizze (to say), Dutch zeggen (to say), German sagen (to say), Swedish säga (to say).

Verb

say (third-person singular simple present says, present participle saying, simple past and past participle said)

  1. (transitive) To pronounce.
    Please say your name slowly and clearly.
  2. (transitive) To recite.
    Martha, will you say the Pledge of Allegiance?
  3. To communicate, either verbally or in writing.
    He said he would be here tomorrow.
  4. To indicate in a written form.
    The sign says it’s 50 kilometres to Paris.
  5. (impersonal) To have a common expression; used in singular passive voice or plural active voice to indicate a rumor or well-known fact.
    They say "when in Rome, do as the Romans do", which means "behave as those around you do."
  6. (informal, imperative) Let's say; used to mark an example, supposition or hypothesis.
    A holiday somewhere warmFlorida, saywould be nice.
    Say he refuses. What do we do then?
  7. (intransitive) To speak; to express an opinion; to make answer; to reply.
  8. (transitive, informal, of a possession, especially money) To bet as a wager on an outcome; by extension, used to express belief in an outcome by the speaker.
Synonyms
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Derived terms
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Noun

say (plural says)

  1. One's stated opinion or input into a discussion or decision.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Grammaticalization of the verb. In the case of the conjunction, it could be considered an elision of "Let's say that" and for the "for example" sense of "Let's say" ADVERB SAY (_not comparable_) * (colloquial) Used to gain one's attention before making an inquiry or suggestion SAY, what did you think about the movie? * For example; let us assume. _Pick a color you think they'd like, SAY, peach._ _He was driving pretty fast, SAY, fifty miles per hour._ SYNONYMS * (used to gain attention): hey CONJUNCTION SAY * (informal) Used to introduce a hypothetical _SAY your family is starving and you don't have any money, is it ok to steal some food?_

Grammaticalization of the verb. In the case of the conjunction, it could be considered an elision of "Let's say that" and for the "for example" sense of "Let's say"

Adverb

say (not comparable)

  1. (colloquial) Used to gain one's attention before making an inquiry or suggestion
    Say, what did you think about the movie?
  2. For example; let us assume.
    Pick a color you think they'd like, say, peach.
    He was driving pretty fast, say, fifty miles per hour.
Synonyms

Conjunction

say

  1. (informal) Used to introduce a hypothetical
    Say your family is starving and you don't have any money, is it ok to steal some food?

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 3
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English - Etymology 3

From Middle French _saie_, from Latin _saga_, plural of _sagum_ (“military cloak”). NOUN SAY (_uncountable_) * A type of fine cloth similar to serge. * 1590, Edmund Spenser, _The Faerie Queene_, I.iv: All in a kirtle of discolourd SAY / He clothed was […]

From Middle French saie, from Latin saga, plural of sagum (military cloak).

Noun

say (uncountable)

  1. A type of fine cloth similar to serge.

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 4
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English - Etymology 4

Aphetic form of _assay_. VERB SAY (_third-person singular simple present_ SAYS, _present participle_ SAYING, _simple past and past participle_ SAYED) * To try; to assay. (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?) NOUN SAY (_plural_ SAYS) * Trial by sample; assay; specimen. * Hooker If those principal works of God […] be but certain tastes and SAYS, as if were, of that final benefit. * Shakespeare Thy tongue some SAY of breeding breathes. * Tried quality; temper; proof. * Spenser He found a sword of better SAY. * Essay; trial; attempt. (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?) STATISTICS

Aphetic form of assay.

Verb

say (third-person singular simple present says, present participle saying, simple past and past participle sayed)

  1. To try; to assay.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)

Noun

say (plural says)

  1. Trial by sample; assay; specimen.
  2. Tried quality; temper; proof.
  3. Essay; trial; attempt.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Ben Jonson to this entry?)

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English - Anagrams

* yas

Que a categoria em CRIMEAN TATAR - NOUN
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Crimean Tatar - Noun

SAY * shallow place, island DECLENSION

say

  1. shallow place, island

Declension

Que a categoria em CRIMEAN TATAR - REFERENCES
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Crimean Tatar - References

* V. A. Mirjejev, S. M. Usejinov (2002), _Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian–Crimean Tatar Dictionary]_, Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

  • V. A. Mirjejev, S. M. Usejinov (2002), Ukrajinsʹko-krymsʹkotatarsʹkyj slovnyk [Ukrainian–Crimean Tatar Dictionary], Simferopol: Dolya, ISBN 966-7980-89-8

Que a categoria em VIETNAMESE - PRONUNCIATION
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Vietnamese - Pronunciation

* (_Hà Nội_) IPA (key): /s̪ɐj˧˧/ * (_Huế_) IPA (key): /ʂɐj˧˧/ * (_Hồ Chí Minh City_) IPA (key): /ʂɐj˧˥/

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Vietnamese - Adjective

SAY * drunk, inebriated

say

  1. drunk, inebriated


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