# 200 Words Instead of ‘Said’

1. Exclaimed

2. Replied

3. Queried

4. Questioned

5. Murmured

6. Muttered

7. Screamed

8. Shouted

9. Whispered

10. Laughed

11. Cried

12. Whined

13. Yelled

14. Answered

15. Encouraged

16. Complained

17. Rasped

18. Whimpered

19. Barked

20. Giggled

21. Ordered

22. Implored

23. Insisted

24. Interrupted

25. Lectured

26. Mimicked

27. Uttered

28. Objected

29. Observed

30. Offered

31. Cowered

32. Sneered

33. Snarled

34. Remembered

35. Lied

36. Exaggerated

37. Cackled

38. Squealed

39. Fretted

40. Sobbed

41. Hollered

42. Persisted

43. Pestered

44. Pleaded

45. Pondered

46. Prattled

47. Prayed

48. Proclaimed

49. Proposed

50. Protested

51. Snapped

52. Added

53. Advised

54. Agreed

55. Allowed

56. Announced

57. Apologized

58. Argued

59. Began

60. Begged

61. Blurted

62. Started

63. Recalled

64. Remarked

65. Repeated

66. Responded

67. Revealed

68. Scolded

69. Simpered

70. Snobbed

71. Spluttered

72. Shrieked

73. Groaned

74. Sighed

75. Gurgled

76. Promised

77. Grumbled

78. Rumbled

79. Mumbled

80. Wondered

81. Thought

82. Told

83. Asked

84. Informed

85. Moaned

86. Breathed

87. Coaxed

88. Chanted

89. Howled

90. Spoke

91. Stammered

92. Sulked

93. Tattled

94. Teased

95. Threatened

96. Tormented

97. Urged

98. Wailed

99. Boasted

100. Called

101. Chatted

102. Chuckled

103. Concluded

104. Decided

105. Declared

106. Denied

107. Disagreed

108. Drawled

109. Inquired

110. Falted

111. Finished

112. Gasped

11. Gloated

113. Grunted

114. Hinted

115. Hissed

116. Warned

117. Wept

118. Wheezed

119. Yawned

120. Tempted

121. Reflected

122. Bellowed

123. Googled

124. Oogled

125. Burble

126. Commanded

127. Wheedled

128. Grizzled

129. Gripe

130. Sang

131. Twittered

132. Demanded

134. Wooed

135. Blasted

136. Bit

137. Chewed

138. Bawled

139. Toasted

140. Growled

141. Roasted

142. Hounded

143. Grimaced

144. Slurred

145. Joked

146. Prodded

147. Lamented

148. Mourned

149. Stuttered

150. Dribbled.

151. Pronounced

152. Spelled out

153. Reminisced

154. Warbled

155. Elocuted

156. Implied

157. Insinuated

158. Challenged

159. Countered

160. Countermanded

161. Bandied

162. Riposted

163. Deliberated

164. Communicated

165. Oozed

166. Assessed

167. Negated

168. Abnegated

169. Intonated

170. Cussed

171. Cursed

172. Caterwauled

173. Assured

174. Delivered

175. Bleated

176. Dripped

177. Flirted

178. Assented

179. Swore

180. Hesitated

181. Egged-on

182. Confessed

183. Chirped

184. Chirruped

185. Roared

186. Mewed

187. Rattled on

188. Harped on

189. Nattered on

190. Crapped on

191. Went on

192. Continued

193. Blathered

194. Blustered

195. Huffed

196. Nagged

197. Shouted down

198. Squeaked

199. Wished

200. Related

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Good list, she said 😀

Yup!

great list

I’ve also saved those two for later:

http://writerswrite.co.za/mini-thesaurus-for-writers

http://writerswrite.co.za/45-ways-to-avoid-using-the-word-very

Awesome. Thank you, Iskra. “very” is indeed an obsolete and meaning close to nothing word.

What Crapped On Lol

you crossed out a few words so it wasn’t exactly 200

how is questioned related to said

“How about this?” She said.

“How about this?” She questioned.

I am a 10 year old girl and I found this really helpful for homework!!

Thank you! this was helpful

Thanks THIS WAS SO HELPFUL FOR MY NARRATIVE WRITING !😂

You saved my life. VERY WELL DONE.

Same