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tells meaning

EN[tɛlz]
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WTells
  • Tells may refer to:
  • Tells (band), a British experimental band formed in 2005
  • Tells Peak, a mountain in California

    Definition of tells in English Dictionary

  • NounBFtell
    1. plural of tell.
    2. VerbBFtellPRtellingPT, PPtold
      1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of tell.
      2. More Examples
        1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
          • B: "That's a bad place, I tell you, I nearly went moggy in that jungle, hey." A: "That's only because you got that bump on the head, when that bus ran over ..."
          • He began to tell her that he loved her, and he chased after her for six months
          • The guy went ballistic when I tried to tell him he couldn't return the socks if the package had been opened.
        2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
          • Tell her I'm turning into a pumpkin if she stays out too late. She won't be getting a lift from me.
          • Tell me his number, and I'll jot it down on this scrap of paper.
          • Tell me: How did it come to pass that virtue —— a quality that for most of history has generally been deemed, well, a virtue ——— became a mark of liberal softheadedness?
      • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
        1. Nouns
          • Noun forms
            • Noun plural forms
          • Verbs
            • Verb forms
              • Verb singular forms
                • Third-person singular forms
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          1. en tells someone where to shove it
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          Grammatically, this word "tells" is a noun, more specifically, a noun form. It's also a verb, more specifically, a verb form.
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