Reel off and Tell

Reel off

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Reel off verb – To give from memory.
Tell and reel off are semantically related in narrate topic. In some cases you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Reel off".
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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

Reel off and tell are semantically related in communicate topic. Sometimes you can use "Reel off" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
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