quote as saying

Definition of quote as saying

  1. :  to report or say (the exact words) of (someone) —usually used in the form be quoted as He was quoted as saying there would be further delays.

Word by Word Definitions

quoteplay
  1. :  to speak or write (a passage) from another usually with credit acknowledgment

    :  to repeat a passage from especially in substantiation or illustration

    :  borrow

  1. :  quotation

    :  quotation mark

saying
  1. :  something said

    :  adage


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