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  • 1 SAY (J.-B.) — On reconnaît aujourd’hui en Say l’un des promoteurs de la pensée libérale. Les questions qu’il a posées, encore discutées dans tous les pays, comme sa fameuse «loi des débouchés », dépassent le cadre de l’histoire des idées économiques. D’autres… …

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  • 2 say — [sā] vt. SAID, saying; 3d pers. sing., pres. indic., says, said [sez] [ME seien (< orig. 3d pers. sing., pres. indic.), seggen < OE secgan, akin to sagu, a saying, tale (ON saga), Ger sagen, to say < IE base * sekw , to note, see, show,… …

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  • 3 Say — is to communicate orally. It can also refer to: * Say (song), by John Mayer from the film The Bucket List * Say (Ryan Cabrera song), by Ryan Cabrera from the album The Moon Under Water *Say, Niger *Say (software), a Macintosh command line program …

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  • 4 Say — Say, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Said} (s[e^]d), contracted from sayed; p. pr. & vb. n. {Saying}.] [OE. seggen, seyen, siggen, sayen, sayn, AS. secgan; akin to OS. seggian, D. zeggen, LG. seggen, OHG. sag[=e]n, G. sagen, Icel. segja, Sw. s[ a]ga, Dan.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 5 say — vb Say, utter, tell, state are comparable when they mean to put into words. Say often means merely to articulate or pronounce {say the words after me} {the baby has not yet learned to say mama or daddy } or is used in reporting something voiced… …

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  • 6 say — ► VERB (says; past and past part. said) 1) utter words so as to convey information, an opinion, an instruction, etc. 2) (of a text or symbol) convey information or instructions. 3) (of a clock or watch) indicate (a time). 4) (be said) be asserted …

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  • 7 Say — bezeichnet folgende Orte: ein Departement in Niger, siehe Say (Departement) eine Stadt in Niger, siehe Say (Niger) Say ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Fazil Say (* 1970), türkischer Pianist und Komponist Jean Baptiste Say (1767–1832),… …

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  • 8 say — 1. In ordinary use say occurs as a noun only in the expression have a say (or variants of it such as have a bigger say). 2. The use of say as an imperative in uses such as • Let s meet soon say next Friday is an established idiom. 3. The… …

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  • 9 Say OK — «Say Ok» Sencillo de Vanessa Hudgens del álbum V Género(s) Bubblegum pop Duración 3:41 (Versión Álbum) Discográfica Hollywood Records …

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  • 10 Say — (s[=a]), n. [Aphetic form of assay.] 1. Trial by sample; assay; sample; specimen; smack. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] If those principal works of God . . . be but certain tastes and says, as it were, of that final benefit. Hooker. [1913 Webster] Thy… …

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  • 11 Say — Say, n. [From {Say}, v. t.; cf. {Saw} a saying.] A speech; something said; an expression of opinion; a current story; a maxim or proverb. [Archaic or Colloq.] [1913 Webster] He no sooner said out his say, but up rises a cunning snap. L Estrange.… …

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  • 12 Say It — Исполнитель Blue October Альбом …

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  • 13 say-so — n informal 1.) sb s say so someone s permission to do something ▪ You can t leave the hospital without the say so of the doctor. 2.) on sb s say so based on someone s personal statement without any proof ▪ She s hired a number of people on my say …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 14 Say — Say, n. [OE. saie, F. saie, fr. L. saga, equiv. to sagum, sagus, a coarse woolen mantle; cf. Gr. sa gos. See {Sagum}.] 1. A kind of silk or satin. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Thou say, thou serge, nay, thou buckram lord! Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. A… …

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  • 15 SAY — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. SAY, sigle composé des trois lettres S, A et Y, peut faire référence à : Sienne, selon la liste des codes AITA des aéroports/S, Scot Airways, selon… …

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  • 16 Say OK — Single par Vanessa Hudgens extrait de l’album V Sortie Février 2007 Durée 3:42 Genre(s) Pop, electronica, trance Format T …

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  • 17 Say — puede referirse a: Thomas Say, un naturalista estadounidense. Jean Baptiste Say, un economista francés. Say, una localidad del país africano de Níger. Categoría: Wikipedia:Desambiguación …

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  • 18 say-so — say ,so noun singular INFORMAL permission from someone to do something: He can t do anything without his father s say so. on someone s say so based on what someone says, but without any proof from them: The police won t investigate the claim on… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 19 say no — to say that you will not accept or agree to something We requested more time, but she said no. [=she refused to allow us to have more time] often + to She said no to our request. I never say no to dessert. • • • Main Entry: ↑say …

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  • 20 Say —   [sɛ], Jean Baptiste, französischer Volkswirtschaftler, * Lyon 5. 1. 1767, ✝ Paris 15. 11. 1832; zunächst Journalist und 1794 99 Chefredakteur einer Zeitschrift für Philosophie, Literatur und Politik, dann unter Napoleon I. kurze Zeit im… …

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