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dicho

  
a       pp  
o dicho de otro modo ...      or, putting it another way, ..., or, in other words ...  
con esto queda todo dicho      that says it all  
bueno, lo dicho      OK, then  
→ dejar algo dicho        
le dejó dicho lo que tenía que hacer antes de irse      she gave him instructions as to what he should do before leaving  
antes de morir dejó dicho que la casa era para su hijo      before dying he gave instructions for the house to go to his son  
→ dicho y hecho      no sooner said than done  
→ o mejor dicho      or rather  
→ dicho sea de paso      incidentally, by the way  
    propiamente       1  
b       adj   (=este)   this  
quieren reformar la ley y para dicho propósito ...      they wish to reform the law and to this end ...  
y en la cuarta de dichas cartas ...      and in the fourth of these letters ...  
vamos a hablar de Cáceres: dicha ciudad fue construida en ...      and now we come to Caceres: the city was built in ...  
dicha compañía fue disuelta en 1994      this o the said company was dissolved in 1994  
c       sm  
1    (=máxima popular)   saying  
como dice el dicho      as the saying goes  
REFRANES del dicho al hecho hay mucho trecho :   saying is one thing, doing it is another  
2    (=comentario)   remark  
un dicho desafortunado      an unfortunate remark  
3    dichos     (Rel)   betrothal pledge   betrothal pledge  
tomarse los dichos      to exchange promises of marriage  
Translation Spanish - English Collins Dictionary  
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you could have told me {o} said!
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you should have said!
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or rather
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or I should say
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no sooner said than done
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for this reason
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an unfortunate remark
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by the way
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to put it another way
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in other words
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incidentally
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or rather
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he remembers saying {o} having said it
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OK, then
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as the saying goes
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to stand by what one has said
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'dicho' also found in translations in English-Spanish dictionary
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dicho general
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he dicho
[Fig.];[Hum.]
vt.
dejar dicho
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propiamente dicho
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propiamente dicho
adv. adj.
lo dicho, dicho está
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dicho y hecho
(IDIOMS)
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ha dicho una palabrota
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es un dicho
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niega haberlo dicho
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"dicho": examples and translations in context
Debiste haber dicho que ibas ponerte celoso. You should have said that you were going to be jealous.
Ningún Papa previamente había dicho algo así. No Pope before had said it quite like this.
Debiste haberme dicho que fuiste arrestado cinco veces. You should've told me you were arrested five times.
Soy enfermero, deberías habérmelo dicho. I'm a nurse, you should've told me.
No he dicho que habíamos decidido. I did not say a decision had been made.
Hay tantas cosas que me gustaría haberle dicho. There's so many things I wish I had the chance to say to her.
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