To use your voice to express an idea, feeling, thought, etc. with words
I do not believe a word he says.
To use your voice to say something
She never speaks at the meetings.
To use your voice to say words
She talks too fast.
To say something
I did not utter a word during the meeting.
To speak very clearly so that every word you say can be heard and understood
He was too drunk to articulate his words.
To express something formally in speech or writing, especially in a careful and clear way
She stated her intention to resign from the government.
To say or write particular words
Don’t use the word in front of your little brother.
To say something firmly and clearly
SW: assert, affirm
I declared my innocence.