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Meaning of “say” - Learner’s Dictionary

say

noun [U]     /seɪ/
If you have a say in something, you are involved in making a decision about it: We had some say in how our jobs would develop.Decisions and decidingOpinions, beliefs and points of view
have your say to give your opinion about something: We can't vote yet - Christina hasn't had her say.Expressing and asking opinionsRemarks and remarkingControlling emotions
Translations of “say”
in Chinese (Traditional) 意見, 決定權, 發言權…
in Russian свое слово…
in Turkish söz hakkı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 意见, 决定权, 发言权…
in Polish wpływ…
(Definition of say noun from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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