Quick Answer: What Does It Mean To Have A Say?

What does I must say mean?

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English I must say (also I have to say) used to emphasize what you are saying The cake does look good, I must say.

I have to say I was impressed..

What does it mean to have a lot to answer?

To be in a position to accept responsibility or be questioned or punished for having behaved poorly, unscrupulously, or recklessly.

What does answer mean?

Noun. answer, response, reply, rejoinder, retort mean something spoken, written, or done in return. answer implies the satisfying of a question, demand, call, or need. had answers to all their questions response may imply a quick or spontaneous reaction to a person or thing that serves as a stimulus.

What does no say mean?

If there was supposed to be an accent above the e, “No sé” means “I don’t know”. If not there are endless possibilities depending on what comes after “se”. “Se” could be reflexive, impersonal, reciprocal, etc.

Do I get a say in this meaning?

To have or attain an active and participatory role in making or influencing a decision about something. The best thing about working for a smaller company is that it finally feels like everyone gets a say in how it should operate.

What does no say in the matter mean?

I have no say in the matter. This means that I have no right to provide an opinion, or that my opinion won’t be considered to be important in deciding the issue. The issue is entirely in the hands of others to decide.

What answer back means?

answer back in American English Informal. to reply forcefully, rudely, or impertinently; talk back.

How do you use I must say in a sentence?

I-must-say sentence examples IAN: I’ve never experienced any pangs of jealousy about that I must say. pangs of jealousy about that I must say. Now I must say good-bye. It was very exciting; but I must say I did not enjoy it very much.

What does had no say mean?

I have no say in something means that one has no influence in making a decision. One might say something like “Well, I wouldn’t have sold up, but I had no say in the matter.

What does it mean to say no?

: to say that one will not accept or agree to something We requested more time, but she said no. —often + toShe said no to our request. I never say no to dessert.