Get hold of and Tell

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Get hold of verb – Get into one's hands, take physically.
Tell and get hold of are semantically related. in make sure topic. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Get hold of".
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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Get hold of and tell are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Get hold of" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
Synonyms for Tell

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  • Surprise Party They forget to invite her and she arrives to find no-one else in Pheobe's apartment, and they tell her that because it took so long to get hold of her everyone left.
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