Definisi 'tell'
English to English
noun
1 a Swiss patriot who lived in the early 14th century and who was renowned for his skill as an archer; according to legend an Austrian governor compelled him to shoot an apple from his son's head with his crossbow (which he did successfully without mishap)
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2 That which is told; tale; account.
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3 A hill or mound.
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verb
4 express in words
Example:
• He said that he wanted to marry her
• tell me what is bothering you
• state your opinion
• state your name
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5 let something be known
Example:
• Tell them that you will be late
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6 narrate or give a detailed account of
Example:
• Tell what happened
• The father told a story to his child
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7 give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
Example:
• I said to him to go home
• She ordered him to do the shopping
• The mother told the child to get dressed
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8 discern or comprehend
Example:
• He could tell that she was unhappy
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9 inform positively and with certainty and confidence
Example:
• I tell you that man is a crook!
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10 give evidence
Example:
• he was telling on all his former colleague
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11 mark as different
Example:
• We distinguish several kinds of maple
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12 To mention one by one, or piece by piece; to recount; to enumerate; to reckon; to number; to count; as, to tell money.
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13 To give an account; to make report.
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More Word(s)
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