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verb (used with object), told, telling. 1. to give an account or narrative of; narrate; relate (a story, tale, etc.): to tell the story of Lincoln’s childhood. 2. to make known by speech or writing (a fact, news, information, etc.); communicate. 3. to announce or proclaim. 4. to utter (the truth, a lie, etc.). 5. […]
adjective 1. capable of being told. 2. worthy of being told.
adjective 1. thoroughly revealing; candid; personal: a tell-all biography of the movie star.
- Tell apart
verb 1. (transitive, adverb) to distinguish between; discern: can you tell the twins apart? Discern or distinguish, as in It’s hard to tell the twins apart. [ First half of 1900s ]