say (one's) piece

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say (one's) piece

To share one's views or opinions Can you stop talking for five minutes so that I can say my piece?
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say one's piece

 and speak one's piece
to say what one must say; to recite what one has planned to say. Look, just say your piece and get out of here. I said my piece and left.
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say your piece

If you say your piece, you say what you want to say about something. Each preacher stood for two minutes on a box, said his piece, and stepped down. You will be given the chance to say your piece in your defence.
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say your piece

give your opinion or a prepared statement.
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say your ˈpiece

(informal) say exactly what you feel or think: I went to see the boss this morning and I said my piece about our working conditions. He wasn’t very happy about it.
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21 if he would not be given enough time to say his piece.
When he was here he was not afraid to say his piece.
I think it's a case of you shouldn't be found guilty just by association and it's only right that Tom should be given the opportunity to say his piece.
At level crossings, the signs say move across as quickly as possible and yet there was a reporter standing in the middle of the single-track line to say his piece to camera.
He always tries to get in there and say his piece but it falls on deaf ears,' said Williams.
Ideally, he should sit Mel down and say his piece in front of Charlotte so that she knows he's being straight.
Clancy would say his piece as the gravedigger from within the grave, walks underneath the stage and emerges as the priest.
One child will always say his piece is bigger than mine.
Duterte, who once joked that he used to be gay but was reformed, said Pacquiao was entitled to say his piece, adding that the Philippines was a free country.
As Riley was the referee at the centre of the Ashley Cole storm last season, there is no way he was going to stand having his authority questioned, and however frustrated Tim was, he should have just bit his lip and let the official say his piece.
Roy likes to say his piece on the field to everybody within earshot but that`s fine.
After the years of bluster, claim and counter-claim, the Harrods boss has had the opportunity to say his piece, do it on the record, and have it reported across the world.
Don wanted us to say his piece about it and so we have.
A spokeswoman for the Church of Scotland said: "The investigation will give Mr Stevenson the chance to say his piece.