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said

Definition of said

  1. past and past participle of say




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said

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adjective \ˈsed\

Simple Definition of said

  • formal + law : mentioned or referred to before

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of said

Examples of said in a sentence

  1. by order of the judge of said court

  2. <with said guidebook in hand, we set off to explore the city>



Origin of said

past participle of say


First Known Use: 14th century

Rhymes with said



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said

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Definition of said for Students

  1. past and past participle of say





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