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English definition of “tell”

tell

verb [I/T] (SAY)   /tel/ (past tense and past participle told  /toʊld/)
to say something to someone, esp. to give instructions or information; report: [T] Can you tell me how to get to the bus station? [I] She told about her travels overseas.
(Definition of tell verb (SAY) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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