said

Definition of said

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past tense and past participle of say

said

adjective
\ ˈsed How to pronounce said (audio) \

Definition of said (Entry 2 of 2)

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Examples of said in a Sentence

Adjective

by order of the judge of said court with said guidebook in hand, we set off to explore the city

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The concept of going to a restaurant, not eating the food, and then exercising at said restaurant is just baffling. Christopher Rosa, Glamour, "This Victoria's Secret Model Is Being Accused of Fat Shaming for Exercising at an In-N-Out Burger," 17 Dec. 2018

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First Known Use of said

Adjective

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for said

Adjective

past participle of say

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saibling

saic

saice

said

saidest

saif

saiga

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The first known use of said was in the 14th century

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said

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of said

formal + law : mentioned or referred to before

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Kids Definition of said

past tense and past participle of say

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