Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Legal, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to said: Edward Said
Past tense and past participle of say.
Named or mentioned before; aforementioned: The party to the contract subsequently breached said contract.
Usage Note: The adjective said is used primarily in legal and business writing, where it is equivalent to aforesaid: the said tenant (named in a lease); said property. Outside of these specialized contexts said is usually unnecessary. Simply saying the tenant or the property will suffice.
(Law) (prenominal) (in contracts, pleadings, etc) named or mentioned previously; aforesaid
the past tense and past participle of say1
(Islam) a variant of sayyid
1. pt. and pp. of say.adj.
2. aforesaid; aforementioned: the said witness.
Switch to new thesaurus
|Adj.||1.||said - being the one previously mentioned or spoken of; "works of all the aforementioned authors"; "said party has denied the charges"|
same - same in identity; "the same man I saw yesterday"; "never wore the same dress twice"; "this road is the same one we were on yesterday"; "on the same side of the street"
a. pp. de to say, dicho; dicho-a, citado-a, antes mencionado.