tell of

Definition of tell of

formal + literary

  1. 1 :  to be evidence of (something) :  to indicate Her smile told of her good news. His rough hands tell of a hard life.

  2. 2 :  to describe (something) :  to make the details of (something) known The article tells of her Arctic journey.

  3. 3 :  to talk to (someone) about (something) He told us of his plans to move to the city.

Word by Word Definitions

tellplay
  1. :  to relate in detail :  narrate

    :  to give utterance to :  say

    :  to make known :  divulge, reveal

  1. :  hill, mound

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


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