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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To have said with words in the past. Also: To have said something secret in the past.

Usage examples (36)
  • My doctors told me I would never walk again. My mother told me I would. I believed my mother.
  • His expression told her nothing of what he was thinking.
  • His eyes were on the road; his expression told her nothing.
  • The label told me the beer was named after a friend of the brewery. for more
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