Tell and Tale


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Tell verb – To give an oral or written account of in some detail.
Tale and tell are semantically related. in calculate topic. In some cases you can use "Tale" instead a verb "Tell".
Nearby Words: telling, teller
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Tale noun – A rumor or report of a personal or sensational nature.
Tell and tale are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Tell" instead a verb "Tale".
Synonyms for Tale
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