"Because women's roles have changed, a woman is seen more as a partner" whose word about her husband counts for something, she said.
Even in prize-mad poetry, however, word of mouth counts more than awards.
Your word still counts here as mine, it seems, cannot.
There are more than I know the words to count.
"I really feel that if I'm considered cautious, maybe my words will count for a little more."
Though the word of a deserter would likely not count for much.
If it comes to life and death, though, Sarge's word will count.
After carefully looking through the book, she simply declared that "the words don't count."
Go back to the infirmary now and be seen by those whose word will count if they are required to testify.
Korean uses special counting words to count objects and events.