There are 2 translations of dire in English:

dire1

Pronunciation: /diʀ/

vt

  • 5dire à qn de faire to tell sb to do

v refl (+ v être) (se dire)

  • 1 to tell oneself il faut (bien) se dire que… one must realize that…
  • 3 to claim to be
  • 4ça ne se dit pas you can't say that

v impers (se dire)

  • il ne s'est rien dit d'intéressant à la réunion nothing of interest was said during the meeting

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