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told

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

as in said, given

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told

verb
past tense of tell

Synonyms & Antonyms of told (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to give an oral or written account of in some detail
  • they told the story of how they had met

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3 to find the sum of (a collection of things) by noting each one as it is being added
  • who can tell the number of grains of sand in the world?

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5 to issue orders to (someone) by right of authority
  • told us to sit still and wait

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“Told.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/told. Accessed 21 Jan. 2022.

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