Exhibit and Tell


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Exhibit verb – To present so as to invite notice or attention.
Usage example: these naturalists take their birds of prey on tour and exhibit them before groups of schoolchildren

Tell is a synonym for exhibit in reveal topic. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Exhibit".
Nearby Words: exhibition, exhibited, exhibiting, exhibitor
Synonyms for Exhibit


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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Exhibit is a synonym for tell in display topic. Sometimes you can use "Exhibit" instead a verb "Tell", if it concerns topics such as reveal.
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

Common collocations

nothing exhibit nothing tell nothing
version exhibit version tell version
times exhibit times tell times

Both words in one sentence

  • Myth / William Tell Interestingly, Tell was not the first character to exhibit the trope in European literature and folklore.
  • Web Video / Third Rate Gamer Exhibit A from the Home Improvement review: TRG: The main goal in the game is to go around the level and collect five crates, but the game doesn't even tell you what's in the crates.
  • Kill Sat Exhibit B... Well, we can't tell what it is anymore.
    Source: Kill Sat
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Tell and Exhibit. (2016). Retrieved 2021, February 27, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/exhibit/tell
Exhibit & Tell. N.p., 2016. Web. 27 Feb. 2021. <https://thesaurus.plus/related/exhibit/tell>.
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