Examples from the Web for saids
Historical Examples of saids
What is it when you've got behind the whereases and the saids and to wits?Hobson's Choice
This is a please this is a please there are the saids to jelly.Geography and Plays
Beginners very often have a good deal of trouble with their "saids," "replieds," and "answereds."How to Write a Novel
The business man tumbled over half a dozen saids and began again.Fighting the Sea
Edward A. Rand
Na, cried Watty, an thats the gait ot, Ill keep a calm sough—least saids soonest mendit—Ill haud my tongue.The Entail
- (prenominal) (in contracts, pleadings, etc) named or mentioned previously; aforesaid
- the past tense and past participle of say 1
- a variant of sayyid
Word Origin and History for saids
"named or mentioned before," c.1300, past participle adjective from say (v.).
Idioms and Phrases with saids
see easier said than done; enough said; no sooner said than done; when all's said and done; you said it. Also see under say.