Chinese words with 说 character meaning (HSK)
to speak, to say, to explain, to scold, to tell off, a theory (usually in compounds such as 日心说 heliocentric theory)
to speak, to say, to talk, to gossip, to tell stories, talk, word
to explain, to illustrate, explanation, directions, caption
legend, folklore, tradition, it is said, they say that...
to persuade, to convince, to talk sb over