Deliver and Tell


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Deliver verb – To free from the penalties or consequences of sin.
Tell and deliver are semantically related. in announce topic. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Deliver".
Nearby Words: delivery, delivered, deliverance, delivering, deliverer
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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Usage example: they told the story of how they had met

Deliver and tell are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Deliver" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

Common collocations

people deliver people tell people
world deliver world tell world
information deliver information tell information
news deliver news tell news

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / The Legend of Hercules Instead of Zeus having sex with his mother Alcmene while disguised as Amphitryon, Hera appears to Alcmene to tell her that she can become the mother of Zeus's son who will deliver the land from evil.
  • Forged Message The player can then choose to tell Faendal about the letter, and can choose to deliver a similar letter from Sven (actually written by Faendal).
  • Web Animation / Pokémon Rusty When he leaves on his journey, Rusty tells Professor Tree to tell his parents that he's dead when they sent him to deliver a panini.
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