tell

tell
v
1. narrate, relate, report, recount, rehearse, recite; describe, portray, depict, detail, explain; delineate, sketch, picture, paint; romance.
2. vociferate, voice, give mouth or voice to, air, vent, ventilate, communicate, let be known; impart, inform, Inf. tip off, utter, declare, Archaic. discover, break the news; reveal, make known, disclose, divulge, bring out, bring out into the open, bring to light; release, break, report, publish, Archaic. divulgate, print; advertise, broadcast, proclaim, announce, herald, trumpet.
3. disbosom, disembosom, get [s.t.] off one's chest, make a clean breast of [s.t.] unburden oneself, confess, Sl. fess up, own up, admit, acknowledge; blurt out, blab, leak, give away, Inf. let out, let slip, let the-cat out of bag, spill the beans, Sl. blow the lid off; Inf. give away the whole show, Sl. spill one's guts, Sl. open up; betray, Inf. blow the whistle on, Sl. pull the plug on, Inf. pull the rug out from underneath [s.o.]; tattle, tattletale, All Sl. squeal, squeak, rat, fink, stool, peach.
4. discern, make out, espy, perceive; recognize, identify.
5. command, order, direct, charge, adjure, instruct, dictate; require, demand, lay down the law, give orders, determine; bid, request.
6. count, enumerate, number; compute, reckon, calculate, tally, cast, sum up, estimate.
7. weigh, carry weight, have force, be influential

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  • tell — tell …   Dictionnaire des rimes

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  • Tell — (t[e^]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Told} (t[=o]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Telling}.] [AS. tellan, from talu tale, number, speech; akin to D. tellen to count, G. z[ a]hlen, OHG. zellen to count, tell, say, Icel. telja, Dan. tale to speak, t[ae]lle to count …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Tell Me — «Tell Me» Сингл Diddy при участии Кристи …   Википедия

  • tell — [ tɛl ] n. m. • 1866; mot ar. « colline » ♦ Archéol. Colline artificielle, tertre ou tumulus formé par des ruines. « les premières cités édifiées sur les “tells” surhaussés par la ruine des villages précédents » (Leroi Gourhan). ⊗ HOM. Tel. ●… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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