say

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Für das Verb: "to say"

Präteritum: said
Partizip Perfekt: said

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say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (utter)sagen Vt
 My friend said "hello".
say [sth] vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (give an opinion)denken, glauben Vt
 I say it's a bad idea.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (order)anordnen Partv tr, sepa
  bestimmen Vt
 Dad says to come and eat dinner right now.
 
Zusätzliche Übersetzungen
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say advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (for example) (mündlich)sagen wir Vt + Pron
 Take any number, say seven, and multiply by four.
say advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (approximately)ungefähr Adv
  circa Adv
 There must have been, say, 200 people there.
say interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" (to gain attention)Entschuldigung Int
 Say, do you know where I can find a good restaurant?
say nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (turn to speak)dran sein Adv + Vi
 When Richard had his say, he explained his side of the story.
say nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc. (authority)Entscheidungsfreiheit Nf
 The parents decided it was bedtime, and the children had no say in the matter.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (recite: [sth] learned) (etw Gelerntes)aufsagen Partv tr, sepa
 Jimmy can say his ABCs.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (suppose)annehmen Partv tr, sepa
  vermuten Vt
 Let's say that he's right.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (affirm)nachsagen Partv tr, sepa
 She is said to be the best painter of her generation.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (indicate)anzeigen Partv tr, sepa
 The thermometer says that it's seventy degrees.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (recite: a prayer) (Gebet)sprechen Vt
 The children said a prayer for their parents.
say vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat." (conduct: a mass)abhalten Partv tr, sepa
 The priest said the Mass on Sunday.
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Zusammengesetzte Wörter:
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as if to say advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in a way that suggests [sth])als wenn Konj + Konj
  als wolle Konj + Konj
  als würde Konj + Konj
 He nodded at her as if to say goodbye.
have a lot to say about v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (openly share one's opinions on)viel zu sagen haben Rdw
  viel zu etwas sagen können Rdw
  (übertr, missbilligend)seinen Senf zu etwas dazugeben Rdw
 As a working mother she has a lot to say about childcare facilities and unpaid, unscheduled overtime.
have little to say v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (speak little)wenig sagen Adj + Vt
  wenig zu sagen haben Rdw
 His teacher had little to say about the incident.
have your say v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." informal (give your opinion)sagen, was man denkt Rdw
  seine Meinung sagen Rdw
  (übertr, missbilligend)seinen Senf dazugeben Rdw
 She had her say, and she left before we could respond. Let Oscar speak, then you can have your say.
mean what you say v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (speak sincerely)ehrlich meinen Adj + Vi
  es auch so meinen, wie man es sagt Rdw
 Does he mean what he says, or is he just making an empty promise?
Never say die! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" figurative (do not give up)Lass dich nicht unterkriegen Int
  Gib nicht auf Int
 Come on boys, you can still win this game! Never say die!
never-say-die adjadjective: Describes a noun or pronoun--for example, "a tall girl," "an interesting book," "a big house." figurative (attitude: tenacious)hartnäckig Adj
  nicht unter zu kriegen Rdw
nothing to say about [sth] preppreposition: Relates noun or pronoun to another element of sentence--for example, "a picture of John," "She walked from my house to yours." (no information or opinion about)nichts zu etwas zu sagen haben Rdw
  keine Stellung zu etwas beziehen Rdw
 When the reporter asked about his alleged affair, he answered "I have nothing to say about that."
say nothing of [sth] v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (not mention)nicht über etwas sagen Rdw
  mit keinem Wort erwähnen Rdw
  kein Wort über etwas verlieren Rdw
 She said nothing of her upcoming surgery for fear her family would worry. You don't need to thank me - say nothing of it!
say [sth] out loud v exprverbal expression: Phrase with special meaning functioning as verb--for example, "put their heads together," "come to an end." (utter in an audible voice)laut aussprechen Adv + Partv tr, sepa
  laut sagen Adv + Vt
that is to say advadverb: Describes a verb, adjective, adverb, or clause--for example, "come quickly," "very rare," "happening now," "fall down." (in other words)genauer gesagt Adj + V Part Perf
  mit anderen Worten Rdw
 I'm sorry. That is to say, I won't do it again.
venture to say [sth],
venture to say that
vtrtransitive verb: Verb taking a direct object--for example, "Say something." "She found the cat."
(daresay, be so bold as to say)so frech sein, zu sagen Rdw
  so weit gehen und sagen Rdw
  sich so weit aus dem Fenster lehnen und sagen Rdw
 I would venture to say that most people are living with the discontentment of envious feelings.
You can say that again! interjinterjection: Exclamation--for example, "Oh no!" "Wow!" slang (yes: emphatically)Das kannst du aber laut sagen Int
 “This new gadget's just brilliant.” “You can say that again!”
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Wörterbuch Englisch-Deutsch © WordReference.com 2012:
say [seı]
  • I v/t [irr]
    • 1. etwas sagen, sprechen
    • 2. sagen, äußern, berichten:
      he has nothing to say for himself
      a) er ist sehr zurückhaltend,
      b) pej mit ihm ist nicht viel los;
      have you nothing to say for yourself? hast du nichts zu deiner Rechtfertigung zu sagen?;
      to say nothing of ganz zu schweigen von, geschweige;
      the Bible says die Bibel sagt, in der Bibel heißt es;
      people (oder they) say he is ill, he is said to be ill man sagt oder es heißt, er sei krank, er soll krank sein;
      say no more umg schon gut! (ich habe verstanden)

    • 3. sagen, behaupten, versprechen: you said you would come; soon 2
    • 4.
      a)
      auch say over Gedicht etc auf-, hersagen

      b) Gebet sprechen
      c) KATH die Messe lesen
    • 5. (be)sagen, bedeuten:
      that is to say das heißt;
      $500, say, five hundred dollars $ 500, in Worten: fünfhundert Dollar;
      that is saying a great deal das will viel heißen

    • 6. annehmen:
      (let us) say it happens angenommen, es passiert;
      a sum of, say, $20 eine Summe von, sagen wir (mal), $ 20 oder von etwa $ 20;
      I should say ich dächte, ich würde sagen

  • II v/i [irr]
    • 1. sagen, meinen:
      you may well say so! das kann man wohl sagen!;
      it is hard to say es ist schwer zu sagen;
      what do you say (oder what say you) to …? was hältst du von …?, wie wäre es mit …?;
      you don’t say (so)! was Sie nicht sagen!, nicht möglich!;
      it says es lautet (Schreiben etc);
      it says here hier steht (geschrieben), hier heißt es

    • 2.
      I say! int
      a) hör(en Sie) mal!, sag(en Sie) mal!,
      b) erstaunt od beifällig: Donnerwetter!

  • III s
    • 1.
      have one’s say (to oder on) seine Meinung äußern (über +akk oder zu)

    • 2. Mitspracherecht n:
      have a (no) say in etwas (nichts) zu sagen haben bei;
      it is my say now! jetzt rede ich!

    • 3.
      auch final say endgültige Entscheidung:
      who has the say in this matter? wer hat in dieser Sache zu entscheiden oder das letzte Wort zu reden?
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Collocations: say [hello, goodbye, yes, no], [have, get] the [last, final, decisive] say, let's leave, say, [around 2:00, in 5 minutes], more...

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