say

[seɪ] [se]
  • 第三人称单数:says;
  • 过去式:said;
  • 过去分词:said;
  • 现在分词:saying;
  • 例句
    英语谚语
    英语名言
    同义词
    同义词解析
    • 以下这些动词均有"说,讲" 的意思
      say最普通常用词,指用语言表达思想,着重所说的内容。
      speak侧重于说话动作的本身,着重说话的能力而不在内容,可以是长篇大论的演讲,也可以是三言两语的交谈,甚至指简单的开口发声说话。
      state较正式用词,通常指用明确的语言或文字着重地叙述事实,既强调内容又注重语气。
      talk普通用词,侧重指与人交谈时的连续说话,可指单方面较长谈话,和speak一样,着重说活动作而不侧重内容。
      tell普通用词,指把某事告诉或讲述给某人听,口语或书面语均可用。
      utter着重说话的行为,常指声音的使用,突出用噪子发声。
    词组
    • French
      be obvious 显然,不用说
    • have something to say for oneself
      contribute a specified amount to a conversation or discussion 参与对话;参与讨论
    • how say you?
      (Law)how do you find? (addressed to the jury when requesting its verdict) (律)法官询问陪审团裁决时问]诸位有何高见
    • I (或 he, she 等) cannot (或 could not) say
      I (or he, she, etc.) do not know 我(他、她等)说不上
    • I'll say
      (informal)used to express emphatic agreement (非正式)[用以强调同意]当然
    • I must (或 have to) say
      I cannot refrain from saying (used to emphasize an opinion) 我得说(用以强调看法)
    • I say!
      (Brit. dated)used to express surprise or to draw attention to a remark (英,旧)[用于表示吃惊或吸引注意力]我说,听着
    • I wouldn't say no
      (informal)used to indicate that one would like something (非正式)[表示同意]好的
    • not to say
      used to introduce a stronger alternative or addition to something already said 即使不 说…也得说…
    • say no more
      (informal)used to indicate that one understands what someone is trying to imply (非正式)不用说了;我懂了
    • says I (或 he, she 等)
      (informal, chiefly Brit.)used after direct speech in reporting someone's part in a conversation (非正式,主英)[用于直接引语后]我(他、她等)说
    • says you!
      (informal)used in spoken English to express disagreement or disbelief (非正式)我不信你的话;看你胡扯
    • say when
      (informal)said when helping someone to food or drink to instruct them to indicate when they have enough (非正式)[用于劝人饮食时]够了就说
    • say the word
      give permission or instructions to do something 表示许可;吩咐一下
    柯林斯高阶英汉双解学习词典释义
    英汉词典释义
    英英词典释义
    • Noun
      1. the chance to speak;
      "let him have his say"
    • Verb
      1. express in words;
      "He said that he wanted to marry her""tell me what is bothering you""state your opinion""state your name"
      2. report or maintain;
      "He alleged that he was the victim of a crime""He said it was too late to intervene in the war""The registrar says that I owe the school money"
      3. express a supposition;
      "Let us say that he did not tell the truth""Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?"
      4. have or contain a certain wording or form;
      "The passage reads as follows""What does the law say?"
      5. state as one's opinion or judgement; declare;
      "I say let's forget this whole business"
      6. utter aloud;
      "She said `Hello' to everyone in the office"
      7. give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority;
      "I said to him to go home""She ordered him to do the shopping""The mother told the child to get dressed"
      8. speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way;
      "She pronounces French words in a funny way""I cannot say `zip wire'""Can the child sound out this complicated word?"
      9. recite or repeat a fixed text;
      "Say grace""She said her `Hail Mary'"
      10. communicate or express nonverbally;
      "What does this painting say?""Did his face say anything about how he felt?"
      11. indicate;
      "The clock says noon"