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tells

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  1. Tells

    Tells are a British experimental band formed by the former core members of Delicate AWOL, Jim Version and Caroline Ross.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tells' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2984

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'tells' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1586

How to pronounce tells?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tells in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tells in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of tells in a Sentence

  1. Rachel Blanchard:

    The child gets two confusing messages when a parent tells him which is the right fork to use, and then proceeds to use the wrong one. So does the child who listens to parents bicker and fuss, yet is told to be nice to his brothers and sisters.

  2. Stan McChrystal:

    I don't think he tells the truth.

  3. Andrew Cuomo:

    Justin and Jaden are Mets fans, which tells us a lot of about them. It means they are really tough and really committed and really, really, really loyal.

  4. Ralph Waldo Emerson:

    If a man knows the law, find out, though he live in a pine shanty, and resort to him. And if a man can pipe or sing, so as to wrap the imprisoned soul in an elysium; or can paint a landscape, and convey into souls and ochres all the enchantments of Spring or Autumn; or can liberate and intoxicate all people who hear him with delicious songs and verses; it is certain that the secret cannot be kept; the first witness tells it to a second, and men go by fives and tens and fifties to his doors.

  5. Steve King:

    Here's what FEMA tells me. Hurricane Katrina disaster victims go to a place like New Orleans, and everybody's looking around saying,' Who's going to help me ? Who's going to help me ?' hurricane Katrina disaster victims go to a place like Iowa, and Hurricane Katrina disaster victims go, Hurricane Katrina disaster victims go see, knock on the door at, say, I'll make up a name, John's place, and say,' John, you got water in your basement, Hurricane Katrina disaster victims can write you a check, Hurricane Katrina disaster victims can help you.' And John will say,' Well, wait a minute, let me get my boots. It's Joe that needs help. Let's go down to his place and help him,'.

Images & Illustrations of tells

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    one whose prevailing mental imagery takes the form of inner feelings of action
    • A. motile
    • B. irascible
    • C. splay
    • D. sesquipedalian

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