Own and Tell


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Own verb – To keep, control, or experience as one's own.
Tell and own are semantically related In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Own".
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Tell verb – To make known (as information previously kept secret).
Usage example: I won't tell your secret to anyone

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

Common collocations

guys own guys tell guys
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