Detailed Translations for saying from English to Spanish


saying [the ~] noun

  1. the saying (aphorism; maxim)
    el aforismo; el dicho
  2. the saying (expression; phrase; statement; )
    el modismo; el dicho; el giro
  3. the saying (rhetorical expression)
    la expresión retórica; el lema; la sentencia; el proverbio; el aforismo

Translation Matrix for saying:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aforismo aphorism; maxim; rhetorical expression; saying aphorism; maxim
dicho aphorism; expression; maxim; meaning; phrase; saying; statement; term; turn of phrase formulation; wording
expresión retórica rhetorical expression; saying
giro expression; meaning; phrase; saying; statement; term; turn of phrase Giro transfer; Girobank; Post Office Giro; about-turn; bank giro; change; crisis; curve; emergency situation; giro; giro account; inversion; meanness; miserliness; payment by Giro; reversal; revolution; rotation; state of emergency; stinginess; swerve; turn; turning-point; u turn
lema rhetorical expression; saying battle cry; device; maxim; motto; mottos; parole; rallying cries; slogan; slogans; tag line; war cry
modismo expression; meaning; phrase; saying; statement; term; turn of phrase
proverbio rhetorical expression; saying aphorism; device; maxim; proverb; slogan
sentencia rhetorical expression; saying aphorism; articulation; condemnation; decree; enunciation; expression; judgement; maxim; pronunciation; quote; ruling; sentence; utterance; verdict
- expression; locution
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
dicho mentioned; said

Related Words for "saying":

Synonyms for "saying":

Related Definitions for "saying":

  1. a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations1

Wiktionary Translations for saying:

  1. proverb or maxim

Cross Translation:
saying dicho Ausspruch — eine kurze, wichtige Aussage, oft von berühmten Menschen
saying expresión Redensart — formelhafte, satzförmige Äußerung
saying dicho Spruch — kurzes vorgefertigtes Ensemble von Wörtern, ähnlich dem Vers
saying dicho; refrán dicton — Mot ou phrase qui a pris la forme d'une référence a l'expérience, au savoir des anciens.
saying veredicto; sentencia sentenceapophtegme, maxime, opinion exprimée d’une manière dogmatique.

saying form of say:

to say verb (says, said, saying)

  1. to say (tell; expound; describe; )

Conjugations for say:

  1. say
  2. say
  3. says
  4. say
  5. say
  6. say
simple past
  1. said
  2. said
  3. said
  4. said
  5. said
  6. said
present perfect
  1. have said
  2. have said
  3. has said
  4. have said
  5. have said
  6. have said
past continuous
  1. was saying
  2. were saying
  3. was saying
  4. were saying
  5. were saying
  6. were saying
  1. shall say
  2. will say
  3. will say
  4. shall say
  5. will say
  6. will say
continuous present
  1. am saying
  2. are saying
  3. is saying
  4. are saying
  5. are saying
  6. are saying
  1. be said
  2. be said
  3. be said
  4. be said
  5. be said
  6. be said
  1. say!
  2. let's say!
  3. said
  4. saying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they


  1. say

say [the ~] noun

  1. the say (joint decision making; participation; equal say)
    la cogestión; la participación

Translation Matrix for say:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
cogestión equal say; joint decision making; participation; say co-determination
participación equal say; joint decision making; participation; say co-management; participation; participation rights; quota; share; shareholding
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
contar cover; define; depict; describe; explain; expound; recount; report; say; tell add up; blab; calculate; chat; chatter; count; count in; count off; count out; estimate; figure in; have a conversation; include; narrate; pay with the exact money; rattle; relate; report; speak; talk; tell
exponer cover; define; depict; describe; explain; expound; recount; report; say; tell attach; attract attention; bare; be conspicuous; be on show; clarify; contribute; display; enlighten; enter; exhibit; explain; expose; flaunt; jut out; leap out; light out; make clear; make explicit; offer; parade; post; prance; present; protrude; send in; show; show off; spotlight; stand out; stick out; uncover; unmask
narrar cover; define; depict; describe; explain; expound; recount; report; say; tell narrate; report; tell
- allege; articulate; aver; enjoin; enounce; enunciate; order; pronounce; read; sound out; state; suppose; tell
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
¡oye! say
- as a suggestion; let us say

Related Words for "say":

Synonyms for "say":

Related Definitions for "say":

  1. the chance to speak1
    • let him have his say1
  2. give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority1
    • I said to him to go home1
  3. express a supposition1
    • Let us say that he did not tell the truth1
    • Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?1
  4. indicate1
    • The clock says noon1
  5. communicate or express nonverbally1
    • What does this painting say?1
    • Did his face say anything about how he felt?1
  6. recite or repeat a fixed text1
    • She said her `Hail Mary'1
  7. speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way1
    • I cannot say `zip wire'1
  8. utter aloud1
    • She said `Hello' to everyone in the office1
  9. express in words1
    • He said that he wanted to marry her1
  10. state as one's opinion or judgement; declare1
    • I say let's forget this whole business1
  11. report or maintain1
    • He said it was too late to intervene in the war1
    • The registrar says that I owe the school money1
  12. have or contain a certain wording or form1
    • What does the law say?1

Wiktionary Translations for say:

  1. to pronounce
  2. to communicate verbally or in writing
  3. to indicate in a written form
  4. to have a common expression
  5. imperative: let's say

Cross Translation:
say voto VotumAbstimmung, Entscheidung durch Stimmabgabe
say hablar; conversar reden — etwas sagen, Sprache von sich geben
say decir; afirmar sagenbestimmte Worte sprechen (mit direkter oder indirekter Rede verwenden)
say decir zeggen — mondeling mededelen, spreken, betuigen
say poder de decisión zeggenschap — het recht om over iets te beslissen
say decir dire — Exprimer par la parole

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