Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

English definition of “says something about sb/sth”

See all translations

says something about sb/sth

( also says a lot about sb/sth)
to show what a particular person or thing is like: The way he drives says a lot about his character.
Translations of “says something about sb/sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 說明,表明(某人或某物的個性特質、真正面貌)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 说明, 表明…
(Definition of says something about sb/sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Word of the Day

piglet

a baby pig

Word of the Day

The way we move (Verbs for walking and running)

by Kate Woodford,
March 25, 2015
​​​ This week we’re looking at interesting ways to describe the way that people move. Most of the verbs that we’ll be considering describe how fast or slow people move. Others describe the attitude or state of mind of the person walking or running. Some describe both. Starting with verbs for walking slowly,

Read More 

stackin’ p

March 30, 2015
idiom slang earning a lot of money ‘That’s a very generous present.”Yeah, well, she’s stackin’ p, innit?’

Read More