Other words than can be used in place of said, asked... etc.
Accepted, acknowledged, admitted, affirmed, agreed, assumed, conferred, confessed, confirmed, justified, settled, understood, undertook, verified.
Accused, barked, bellowed, bossed, carped, censured, condemned, criticized, demanded, fumed, gawped, glowered, growled, grumbled, hissed ordered, raged, remonstrated, reprimanded, retorted, scoffed, scolded, seethed, snapped, snarled, ticked off, told off, upbraided.
Contemplated, mused, pondered.
Addressed, advertised, articulated, bragged, commanded, confided, decided, dictated, ended, exacted, finished, informed, made known, maintained, necessitated, pointed out, promised, reassured, remarked, repeated, reported, specified, stated, told.
Attracted, requested, wanted.
Babbled, beamed, blurted, broadcasted, burst, cheered, chortled, chuckled, cried out, crooned, crowed, declared, emitted, exclaimed, giggled, hollered, howled, interjected, jabbered, laughed, praised, preached, presented, proclaimed, professed, promulgated, quaked, ranted, rejoiced, roared, screamed, shouted, shrieked, swore, thundered, trilled, trumpeted, vociferated, wailed, yawped, yelled, yelped, yowled.
Cautioned, shuddered, trembled, warned.
Comforted, consoled, empathized, invited, offered, proffered, released, volunteered.
Advised, alleged, appealed, asserted, assured, avered, avowed, beckoned, begged, beseeched, cajoled, claimed, conceded, concluded, concurred, contended, defended, disposed, encouraged, entreated, held, hinted, implied, implored, importuned, inclined, indicated, insisted, pleaded, postulated, premised, presupposed, protested, stressed, suggested, touted, urged, vouched for, wheedled.
Chimed in, circulated, disseminated, distributed, expressed, grinned, made public, passed on, publicized, published, put forth, put out, quipped, quizzed, quoted, reckoned that, required, requisitioned, taunted, teased.
Exposed, imitated, joked, leered, lied, mimicked, mocked, provoked.
Agonized, bawled, blubbered, grieved, groaned, lamented, mewled, mourned, puled, sobbed, wept.
Announced, answered, began, called, commented, continued, denoted, disclosed, divulged, explained, imparted, noted, observed, proposed, rejoined, replied, revealed, shared, solicited, sought, testified, transferred, transmitted, went on.
Asked, doubted, faltered, fretted, guessed, hesitated, hypothesized, inquired, lilted, quavered, queried, questioned, shrugged, speculated, stammered, stuttered, supposed, trailed off, wondered.
Words That Indicate Sound
Breathed, choked, croaked, drawled, echoed, grunted, keened, moaned, mumbled, murmured, panted, sang, sniffled, sniveled, snorted, spluttered, squeaked, uttered, voiced, whimpered, whined, whispered.
Other Words for "Asked"
Appealed ,Begged ,Beseeched, Contended, Entreated, Inclined, Insisted, Pleaded, Probed, Prodded, Protested, Cajoled, Stressed,
Doubted, Faltered, Guessed, Hesitated, Hypothesized, Inquired ,Lilted, Queried, Questioned, Wondered
Other Words for "Stated"
Instead of repeatedly using stated to express the way in which a character delivers their words, try using one of these more descriptive alternatives.
Asserted, Concluded, Explained, Noted, Remarked, Reported, Specified, Told
Adverbs and Phrases to Explain How Something Was Said By a Character
List of Adverbs for Dialogue
Abruptly, Absently, Acidly, Angrily, Apologetically, Approvingly, Artfully
Calmly, Caustically, Cheerfully, Complacently, Crossly
Impatiently, Indulgently, Informed sassily, Innocently, Inquired doubtfully, Irritably
Naturally, Nodded agreeably, Not wanting to sound pushy, Noncommittally
Pleasantly, Politely, Politely smooth, Promised in a motherly/fatherly way, Prompted gently Promptly,
Sadly, Sympathetically, Sarcastically, Sincerely, Smiled faintly, Smugly, Soberly, Softly, Sparingly, Sternly,
Tartly, Tautly, Teased softly, Tightly, Truthfully, Thoughtfully,
Uncertainly, Unexpectedly, Urgently
Went on loyally, Wilfully misunderstood, Without sounding unduly curious, Wryly
Collected from 550 Alternatives Words on owlcation.com