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Verb
Simple past tense for to give an oral or written account of in some detail
“Please tell the truth about what happened last night.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to communicate information to someone in spoken or written words
“Hearing her friends tell her how lucky she was to have someone so devoted only made it worse.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to order or advise someone to do something
“My mother is going to tell me to come down for dinner soon.”
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Simple past tense for to decide or determine correctly or with certainty
“I can tell that this is going to be a fun-filled weekend.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to make a promise
“I am telling you. My plan is going to work!”
Verb
Simple past tense for to discover, distinguish, or discern
“It may difficult initially to tell the difference between the two brothers.”
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(tell on) Simple past tense for to impact or take its toll on
“The constants stress from work was beginning to tell on Michael.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to reveal secrets or gossip
“This is our little secret. Don't tell!”
Verb
(tell on) Simple past tense for to inform someone of the misdemeanors of
“I messed up, but I knew that none of my friends were going to tell on me.”
Verb
Simple past tense for to find the sum of (a collection of things)
“Who among us can tell the number of grains of sand in the world?”
Verb
Past participle for to give an oral or written account of in some detail
“Please tell the truth about what happened last night.”
Verb
Past participle for to communicate information to someone in spoken or written words
“Hearing her friends tell her how lucky she was to have someone so devoted only made it worse.”
Verb
Past participle for to order or advise someone to do something
“My mother is going to tell me to come down for dinner soon.”
Verb
Past participle for to decide or determine correctly or with certainty
“I can tell that this is going to be a fun-filled weekend.”
Verb
Past participle for to make a promise
“I am telling you. My plan is going to work!”
Verb
(tell on) Past participle for to impact or take its toll on
“The constants stress from work was beginning to tell on Michael.”
Verb
Past participle for to reveal secrets or gossip
“This is our little secret. Don't tell!”
Verb
(tell on) Past participle for to inform someone of the misdemeanors of
“I messed up, but I knew that none of my friends were going to tell on me.”
Adjective
Widely reported without strong evidence
Adjective
Noticed
Adjective
Made widely known
Adjective
Adjective
Made clear
Adjective
Made or carried on through speaking rather than in writing
Adjective
limited in number
Verb
To have made a request or demand of someone
Verb
To have conveyed in appropriate or telling terms
Adjective
Clear or obvious to the eye or mind
Adjective
Described in or based on legends
Adjective
Spoken or verbal
Adjective
Spoken rather than written
Adjective
Avowed
Adjective
Clearly expressed or identified
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