adjective above·said \ə-¦bəv-¦sed\

Definition of abovesaid

  1. :  mentioned previously on the same page or on a preceding page :  aforesaid For Sir Richard Varney abovesaid (the chief projector in this design), who, by the Earl's order, remained that day of her death alone with her … — Sir Walter Scott, Kenilworth, 1821 As a byproduct of the abovesaid weddings, look for 52.6 babies to arrive in Hamilton County. — Jim Knippenberg, Cincinnati Enquirer, 29 Feb. 2000

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14th Century

First Known Use of abovesaid

14th century

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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