saying

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

say +‎ -ing

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK, US) IPA(key): /ˈseɪɪŋ/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eɪɪŋ
  • Hyphenation: say‧ing

Verb[edit]

saying

  1. present participle of say

Noun[edit]

saying (plural sayings)

  1. A proverb or maxim.
  2. (obsolete) That which is said; a statement.
    • William Shakespeare, The Winter's Tale
      And I'll be sworn you would believe my saying,
      Howe'er you lean to th' nayward.

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