Definition of say a few words
- asked him to say a few words at the dedication ceremony.
- I've been asked to say a few words about the new play.
: to express in words : state
: to state as opinion or belief : declare
: utter, pronounce
: something that is said : statement
: an expression of opinion
: a right or power to influence action or decision
: about, approximately
: for example : as
: not many persons or things
: consisting of or amounting to only a small number
: at least some but indeterminately small in number
: a small number of units or individuals
: a special limited number
: a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use
: the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements
: a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word
: to express in words : phrase
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