音標 [sei]
vt. 及物動詞 ,vi. 不及物動詞 1. 說,講;表達;表明,宣示;聲明,主張,斷定。
Say all you know and say it without reserve. 知無不言,言無不盡。
S- no more. 別再說了。
Never say die! 不可氣餒! Do you mean what you say? 你是說真的嗎? 你說的是當真的嗎? I mean what I say. 我說了是算數的。
S- what you mean. 名詞 把你的意思說明白。
Do you say so 那是真的嗎? You don't say (so)! 未必吧!不至於吧!真的! You may well say so. 你那樣說可能(固然)對;你不妨那麼說。
Who shall I say, sir (傳達者問來客)你是哪一位? 請問尊姓? I'll say so. 〈美俚〉你說得很對;我也同意。
He said 「Yes」. = 「Yes,」 said he. 他說「是」。
2. 背誦,背,念,誦讀。
to be said or sung 供誦讀或歌唱。
say one's lessons 背功課,背書。
3. 〈祈使句〉假定(說),比如說,就說,姑且說,大約 (=let us say )。
a few of them, say a dozen 其中幾個人,假定[比如說]一打左右吧。
a couple of hours, say from four to six 兩個鐘頭的時間,比方說從四點到六點。
4. 〈美口〉= I say 〈見下〉。
5. 〈俚語〉反駁。
n. 名詞 1. 該說的事情;想說的事情;話;言詞。
2. 〈口語〉輪到發言,發言的機會,發言權; 〈the say〉 〈美國〉最後決定權。
3. 〈the say〉 〈口語〉格言,諺語。
n. 名詞 -er 發言人;〈古語〉詩人。


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