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General words meaning to say something - thesaurus

Synonyms

say

verb

to express something using words

talk

verb

to use words to communicate

speak

verb

to talk to someone about something

communicate

verb

to express thoughts, feelings, or information to another person or animal, for example by speaking or writing

enunciate

verb

formal to express an idea clearly and in detail.

address

verb

formal to speak directly to someone who is with you

utter

verb

literary to say something

express yourself

to talk in a way that other people can understand

put (something) into words

to express something such as your feelings in words

verbalize

verb

to express your feelings or ideas with words

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address

verb

to call someone a particular name or title when you speak to them

aim

verb

if you aim something you say, write, or create at a person or group, you want them to listen to or use what you have said, written, or created

approach

verb

to speak to someone about something for the first time, especially in order to ask for help or make an offer

catch

verb

to find someone available to talk by going to or telephoning them at the place where they are

get back to

to call, write, or speak to someone at a later time because you were busy or could not answer their question earlier

get hold of someone

to manage to talk to someone, on the telephone or directly

get onto

British to write or speak to someone in order to ask them to do something for you

give utterance to something

to express something in words

have a quiet word with someone

to speak to someone in an informal way about a problem

make

verb

used with some nouns for showing that someone says something

objectify

verb

to express a feeling or idea in something such as a picture or a piece of writing

speak

verb

to talk about something in a particular way

speak

verb

to use your voice to talk

speak

verb

to express your ideas, thoughts, or opinions about something

take aside

to take someone away from someone else they are with so that you can speak to them in a place where other people cannot watch or listen

use

verb

to say or write particular words

vocalise

a British spelling of vocalize

vocalize

verb

to express something in words

voice

verb

formal to express your opinions or feelings about something, especially negative feelings

word

verb

to use words to express something in a particular way

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gaslight

to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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