- telling als zelfstandig naamwoord:
- 3 als bijvoeglijk naamwoord:
- 3 Tell als zelfstandig naamwoord:
- 1 tell als werkwoord:
— A telling presentation.
Roget 642: important; of importance etc. n.; momentous, material; to the point; not to be overlooked, not to be despised, not to be sneezed at; egregious; weighty etc. (influential) ... meer laten zien
Producing a strong effect:
— A telling gesture.
Moby betekeniswoordenboek: absolute, accounting, acid, adducible, admissible, agitating, announcement, armipotent, attestative, attestive, authentic, authoritative, based on, biting, breathtaking, celebrated, census, certain, charged, charismatic ... meer laten zien.
A Swiss patriot who lived in the early 14th century and who was renowned for his skill as an archer; according to legend an Austrian governor compelled him to shoot an apple from his son's head with his crossbow (which he did successfully without mishap).
synoniem: William Tell.
Express in words:
— Tell me what is bothering you.
Roget 529: disclose, discover, dismask†; draw the veil, draw aside the veil, lift the veil, raise the veil, lift up the veil, remove the veil, tear aside the veil, tear the curtain; unmask, unveil, unfold, ... meer laten zien
Roget 582: speak of; say, utter, pronounce, deliver, give utterance to; utter forth, pour forth; breathe, let fall, come out with; rap out, blurt out have on one's lips; have at the end of one's tongue, ... meer laten zien
Roget 731: succeed; be successful etc. adj.; gain one's end, gain one's ends; crown with success. gain a point, attain a point, carry a point, secure a point, win a point, win an object; get there [U.S.]; ... meer laten zien
Let something be known.
Nederlands: mededelen, meedelen, waarschuwen
Narrate or give a detailed account of:
— Tell what happened.
Nederlands: zeggen, vertellen, verhalen, navertellen, oververtellen
Give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority.
Discern or comprehend.
Inform positively and with certainty and confidence:
— I tell you that man is a crook!.
— He was telling on all his former colleague.
Mark as different.
Nederlands: onderscheiden, uiteenhouden
Moby betekeniswoordenboek: acknowledge, acquaint, admit, advertise, advertise of, advise, affect, air, allegorize, amount to something, announce, apprise, approve, argue, articulate, ascertain, assert, asseverate, attest, aver ... meer laten zien.
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