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comment

rumour

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text

have words

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in a word

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the last word: final say

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the last word: summation

word for word: verbatim

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a sound or combination of sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning

something said

something communicated, as information

a declaration that one will or will not do a certain thing

new information, especially about recent events and happenings

idle, often sensational and groundless talk about others

to convey in language or words of a particular form

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a unit of language that native speakers can identify

a brief statement

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information about recent and important events

a verbal command for action

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a promise

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a word is a string of bits stored in computer memory

the divine word of God

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a secret word or phrase known only to a restricted group

References in classic literature ?
Suppose, further, that I have not thought about my breakfast in the meantime, and that I did not, while I was eating it, put into words what it consisted of.
Let us omit from our consideration, for the present, the memories in which words replace images.
An altered word is one in which part of the ordinary form is left unchanged, and part is re-cast; as in {delta epsilon xi iota-tau epsilon rho omicron nu / kappa alpha tau alpha / mu alpha zeta omicron nu},
July 1.--In the hospital yesterday, a word of thirteen syllables was successfully removed from a patient--a North German from near Hamburg; but as most unfortunately the surgeons had opened him in the wrong place, under the impression that he contained a panorama, he died.
I heard lately of a worn and sorely tried American student who used to fly to a certain German word for relief when he could bear up under his aggravations no longer--the only word whose sound was sweet and precious to his ear and healing to his lacerated spirit.
Perhaps, in Jerry's brain, the rising into the foreground of consciousness of an image of a log awash connoted more intimate and fuller comprehension of the thing being thought about, than did the word "crocodile," and its accompanying image, in the foreground of a human's consciousness.
And these noises were as definitely words in his vocabulary as are words in a human's vocabulary.
What is to happen to me, if I refuse to give you that word?"
I have thought it over from every point of view, and I have come to that conclusion; always presuming," he went on, "that the knowledge of that little word of which we have spoken remains in its secret chamber of your memory."
Miss Dunross wrote the words, and paused in anticipation of the next sentence.
"DEAR HARRY: You may have wondered at the very few words I could find to say to you when we met so strangely yesterday.
Catherine the Great could not have done more," said Napoleon, growing more and more excited as he paced up and down the room, repeating to Balashev almost the very words he had used to Alexander himself at Tilsit.
There was no alternative for Mercy but to own the truth in plain words. She sighed, and said the words.
In other words, instead of always moving in the direction of one of your extremities, do you never feel a desire to move in the direction, so to speak, of your side?
Not until I had drunk a pint of it did the words begin to reel off, and the thousand were reeled off to the tune of numerous pints.