Eye and Tell


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Eye verb – To keep one's eyes on.
Tell and eye are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Eye".
Nearby Words: eyeball, eyed, eyeful, eyeless, eyepiece
Synonyms for Eye


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

Common collocations

character eye character tell character
way eye way tell way

Both words in one sentence

  • When Aggie's father, Nick told her to look him in the eye and tell him that she wouldn't be happier if both their children didn't exist, she couldn't do it.
  • Literal-Minded The school administrator asks him "Look me in the eye and tell me you've never smoked a little marijuana." The terminator does just that (it is, after all, true!)
  • Interface Screw But in this case, Blizzard could look them in the eye and tell them they didn't have anything to do with it: it was caused by Deadly Boss Mods, a fan-made add-on.
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