above·​said | \ ə-¦bəv-¦sed How to pronounce abovesaid (audio) \

Definition of abovesaid

: 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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First Known Use of abovesaid

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Abovesaid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/abovesaid. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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