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they say

Definition of they say in English:

It is rumoured: they say he’s ruthless and unscrupulous
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  • Like they say, there are stranger things in heaven and earth than we can imagine.
  • Undoubtedly, they say, new technology will mean big changes in the ways films are watched and made.
  • Cultural neglect, they say, reflects social neglect, and it becomes a vicious circle.
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