Translation of "reported speech" - English-Spanish dictionary

reported speech

noun [ no plural ] uk /rɪˌpɔː·tɪd ˈspiːtʃ/

speech or writing that is used to report what someone has said, but not using exactly the same words

estilo indirecto
The sentence ‘He told me that he would like to go’ is an example of reported speech.

(Translation of “reported speech” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)