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said

 (sĕd)
v.
Past tense and past participle of say.
adj. Law
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.

said

(sɛd)
adj
(Law) (prenominal) (in contracts, pleadings, etc) named or mentioned previously; aforesaid
vb
the past tense and past participle of say1

said

(ˈsɑːɪd)
n
(Islam) a variant of sayyid

said

(sɛd)

v.
1. pt. and pp. of say.
adj.
2. aforesaid; aforementioned: the said witness.

said

(sed) verb
see say.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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"
Translations

said

[sed]
A. PT & PP of say
B. ADJdicho
the said animalsdichos animales
the said generaldicho general

said

pret, ptp of say
adj (form)besagt

said

[sɛd]
1. pt & pp of say
2. adj (aforementioned) the saidil/la suddetto/a

said

a. pp. de to say, dicho; dicho-a, citado-a, antes mencionado.
References in classic literature ?
If people spoke distinct,' said the waiter, 'there wouldn't be half the trouble there is in the world.
In that he drooped, he might have been said to resemble a flower, but in no other respect.
SOCRATES: And if he had said, Tell me what they are?
SOCRATES: And yet, O son of Alexidemus, I cannot help thinking that the other was the better; and I am sure that you would be of the same opinion, if you would only stay and be initiated, and were not compelled, as you said yesterday, to go away before the mysteries.
I said likely we wouldn't, because I had heard say there warn't but about a dozen houses there, and if they didn't happen to have them lit up, how was we going to know we was passing a town?
Tom Sawyer," I says, "I'll say it again as I've said it a many a time before: I ain't fitten to black your boots.
He said that the repayment of a debt is just, and in saying so he appears to me to be right.
While the servants were busied in providing materials, the surgeon, who imputed the backwardness which had appeared in Sophia to her fears, began to comfort her with assurances that there was not the least danger; for no accident, he said, could ever happen in bleeding, but from the monstrous ignorance of pretenders to surgery, which he pretty plainly insinuated was not at present to be apprehended.
This woman had also had a little school, which she kept to teach children to read and to work; and having, as I have said, lived before that in good fashion, she bred up the children she took with a great deal of art, as well as with a great deal of care.
When I took him into custody up in Holborn, he said you knew him.
Den deh mug he squared off an' said he was fine as silk wid his dukes
I said to Anastatia before leaving home just now to come to you--of course the first friend I have seen on a subject so momentous to me, my dear Twemlow--I said to Anastatia, "We must work.