What word can I use instead of said?

What word can I use instead of said?

Use Words Other than “Said”

  • Whispered.
  • Breathed.
  • Murmured.
  • Sighed.
  • Purred.
  • Blurted.
  • Gurgled.
  • Chuckled.

What is another word for said for kids?

Other words for said include: spoke, declared, whispered, shouted, mentioned, yelled and told.

What are 5 synonyms for the word said?


  • disclosed,
  • spoke,
  • talked,
  • told,
  • uttered,
  • verbalized,
  • vocalized.
  • What is another way to say he said?

    Synonyms for said that show volume include: Quietly: ‘Mouthed’, ‘whispered’, ‘hissed’, ‘mumbled’, ‘muttered’, ‘said, under their breath’ Loudly: ‘Yelled’, ‘shouted’, ‘bellowed’, ‘screamed’, ‘roared’

    What can I say instead of Said in dialogue?

    Words for ‘said’ may show or suggest:

    • Volume (e.g. yelled, shouted, bellowed, screamed, whispered)
    • Tone or pitch (e.g. shrieked, groaned, squeaked)
    • Emotion (e.g. grumbled, snapped, sneered, begged)
    • Intent (e.g. suggested, asked, demanded)

    What are four words that you can substitute for the word good?

    synonyms for good

    • acceptable.
    • exceptional.
    • great.
    • positive.
    • satisfactory.
    • satisfying.
    • superb.
    • valuable.

    Is Say Formal?

    I wouldn’t use say in formal writing. I would use for example or for instance instead. Say is considered a little bit informal when providing an example.

    What is the word for a saying?

    1 maxim, adage, saw, aphorism.

    What can I say instead of states?

    Synonyms & Antonyms of state

    • commonwealth,
    • country,
    • land,
    • nation,
    • sovereignty.
    • (also sovranty)

    Is the phrase like I said rude?

    Sometimes a person will say “as I said” just to remind others what he said before. But yes, if you need to re-state what you already said, often this means that the other person didn’t understand you.