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mentioned previously
  • with said guidebook in hand, we set off to explore the city

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said

verb
past tense of say

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2 to convey in appropriate or telling terms
  • I'm not quite sure how to say this, but that's the worst essay I've ever read

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3 to give from memory
  • say your prayers

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

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“Said.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/said. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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