tell it like it is

Definition of tell it like it is

US, informal

  1. :  to say what the facts are :  to speak about unpleasant things in an honest way I don't want to offend anyone; I'm just telling it like it is.

Word by Word Definitions

tellplay
  1. :  count, enumerate

    :  to relate in detail :  narrate

    :  to give utterance to :  say

  1. :  hill, mound

    :  an ancient mound in the Middle East composed of remains of successive settlements


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