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speak

verb address, air, announce, annunciate, apprise, articulate, aver, badinage, bandy words, bear witness, break silence, carry on a conversation, colloque, communiiate with, converse, declaim, declare, deliver, deliver an address, denote, dicere, disclose, discourse, divulge, ennage in a conversation, engage in a dialogue, enunciate, exchange opinions, explain, expound, express, give a talk, give expression, give indication of, give voice, give words to, have a dialogue, hold a conversation, hold a discussion, indicate, inform, issue a statement, join in a conversation, make a speech, make a statement, make mention, make oral communication, make oral mention, make solemn affirmation, make solemn declaration, murmur, mutter, palaver, parley, phrase, pour forth, proclaim, pronounce, publish, put into words, recite, remark, render an account of, repeat, report, reveal, say, sermonize, state, state emmhatically, state one's case, state with conviction, talk, tell, utter, utter forth, utter with conviction, utter words
Foreign phrases: Idem est nihil dicere et insufficienter dicere.It is the same thing to say nothing, and to say a thing insufficiently.
See also: avow, communicate, convey, declaim, discourse, enunciate, express, phrase, recite, relate, remark, tell, utter

TO SPEAK. This term is used in the English law, to signify the permission given by a court to the prosecutor and defendant in some cases of misdemeanor, to agree together, after which the prosecutor comes into court and declares himself to be satisfied; when the court pass a nominal sentence. 1 Chit. Pr. 17.

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Sierra and Samaniengo are two of the many women who came together for the first RWV Speak Out, one of many being held around the country to highlight women's need for quality, affordable health care.
He's very natural, not afraid to speak out, and would do well to pick Marie Osmond for his next co-host.
Mathilde Krim, a researcher at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City, begins working on the first case of AIDS, She is spurred on to speak out about the disease and to call for further research.
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RNs sponsor soup kitchens, street theater, speak outs on the need for jobs, healthcare, education, housing - and outline plan to pay for it
RNs to sponsor soup kitchens, speak outs on the need for jobs, healthcare, education, housing - and outline plan to pay for it
Working specifically in the areas of art, music, technology and sports, SHiNE engages young people through in-school lessons, speak outs, contests, celebrity events and art projects like Express Your Space Day so they can come together and express issues that are important.