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English definition of “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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