Ways to say "said"

 

 

A

acknowledged
added
admitted
advised
affirmed
agreed
alleged
alluded
announced
answered
apologized
appealed
argued
articulated
asserted
assured
avoided
avowed
awakened

B

babbled
bargained
barked
bawled
began
begged
bellowed
blurted
boasted
bragged


C

cajoled
cautioned
challenged
chanted
chided
claimed
commanded
commented
complained
conceited
conceded
concluded
concurred
confessed
confided
confirmed
confused
consented
contended
continued
corrected
countered
cried
criticized
croaked
cross-examined
crowed
cursed

D

debated
deceived
decided
declared
decreed
demanded
denied
denounced
detected
dictated
digressed
directed
disclaimed
disclosed
divulged
drawled
droned

E

echoed
elaborated
emphasized
enjoined
enunciated
equivocated
estimated
exaggerated
exclaimed
exhorted
explained
expressed
extolled

F
faltered
foretold
forewarned
founded
fretted
fumed
G

gasped
growled
grumbled
grunted
guessed
gurgled
gushed

H

hinted
hissed
hooted
howled

I


implied
implored
inquired
insisted
instructed
interjected
interrupted
intoned

J

jabbered
jeered
jested
joked

K

kibbitzed


L

lameed
lectured
lied
laugh


M

maintained
marveled
mentioned
moaned
mumbled
murmured
muttered


N

nagged
noted

O

objected
observed
offered
ordered

P


panted
pleaded
pledged
pointed out
pondered
postulated
prayed
preached
predicted
presented
proceeded
proclaimed
professed
promised
proposed
protested


Q

queried
questioned
quipped
quoted

R

railed
ranted
raved
recalled
recited
recommended
recovered
reiterated
related
remembered
reminded
repeated
replied
reported
reprimanded
restated
retorted
revealed
roared

S


scoffed
scolded
screamed
screeched
shouted
shrieked
sighed
snapped
snarled
sneered
snickered
snorted
sobbed
speculated
spouted
sputtered
stammered
stated
stipulated
stressed
stuttered
suggested
surmised
swore
sympathized

T

tattled
taunted
teased
testified
theorized
threatened
told
tolerated


U

underestimated
urged
uttered


V

ventured
voiced
volunteered
vouched


W

waffled
wailed
warned
whimpered
whispered
wondered

Y

yelled
yelped
yowled