Converse and Tell


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Converse verb – To engage in casual or rambling conversation.
Tell and converse are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Converse".
Nearby Words: conversion, conversation, conversed, conversable, conversely
Synonyms for Converse


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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Converse and tell are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Converse" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

Common collocations

way converse way tell way
father converse father tell father
times converse times tell times

Both words in one sentence

  • Fanfic / Advice and Trust Converse with the Unconscious: In chapter 2 Shinji talks to Asuka while she is unconscious to tell her she makes him happy and he will never leave her.
  • Talking in Your Dreams: The Star Spirits converse with Mario and Luigi in their dreams to let them know of the situation at hand and tell them they have their support.
  • Interactive Narrator Later in the run, the characters would break in and either converse or argue with the narrator, or tell him to hurry up so they could get on with the show.
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