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say-so

say-so

 
pronunciation:
seI so
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: say-sos
definition 1: (informal) the authority or power to make a decision.
She has the final say-so in the company.
definition 2: an authoritative judgment or assertion; command.
definition 3: a personal or unsupported statement or assertion.
You shouldn't do it on his say-so alone.
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