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
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