that is to say meaning EN
Definition of that is to say in English Dictionary
- (conjunctive) In other words. Used to introduce a clarification, simplification, or explanation.
- One of the best things about works of music is that they are repeatable, that is to say that one can listen to the same work over and over without becoming tired of it.
- Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
- Conjunctive adverbs
- Uncomparable adverbs
- en what is what
- en what is more
- en that was that
- en here to stay
- en gratuitously
Meaning of that is to say for the defined word.
Grammatically, this idiom "that is to say" is an adverb
, more specifically, a conjunctive adverb
and an uncomparable adverb
Definiteness: Level 1
Definite ➨ Versatile