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synonyms for tell a thing or two

  • advise
  • berate
  • censure
  • chide
  • enjoin
  • exhort
  • rebuke
  • reprimand
  • scold
  • upbraid
  • warn
  • check
  • counsel
  • ding
  • forewarn
  • glue
  • growl
  • hoist
  • notice
  • rap
  • reprove
  • call down
  • call on the carpet
  • come down hard on
  • draw the line
  • give a going over
  • give a piece of one's mind
  • jack up
  • rap on knuckles
  • sit on
  • slap on wrist
  • speak to
  • talk to
  • tell off
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antonyms for tell a thing or two

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  • allow
  • compliment
  • flatter
  • laud
  • permit
  • praise
  • applaud
  • approve
  • commend
  • extol
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How to use tell a thing or two in a sentence

And to tell the truth, she couldn't help wishing he could see, so he could make the game livelier.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
The case was an assault and battery that came off between two men named Brown and Henderson.
THE BOOK OF ANECDOTES AND BUDGET OF FUN;VARIOUS
On the thirteenth of the same month they bound to the stake, in order to burn alive, a man who had two religious in his house.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDS, 1493-1898, VOLUME XX, 1621-1624VARIOUS
Ages back—let musty geologists tell us how long ago—'twas a lake, larger than the Lake of Geneva.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 60, NO. 372, OCTOBER 1846VARIOUS
"There's just one thing I'd like to ask, if you don't mind," said Cynthia, coming suddenly out of a brown study.
THE BOARDED-UP HOUSEAUGUSTA HUIELL SEAMAN
Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
The night wore on, and the clock downstairs was striking the hour of two when she suddenly awakened.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
"The Smoker," and "Mother and Daughter," a triptych, are two of her principal pictures.
WOMEN IN THE FINE ARTS, FROM THE SEVENTH CENTURY B.C. TO THE TWENTIETH CENTURY A.D.CLARA ERSKINE CLEMENT
The Spaniards captured two schooners, having on board 22 officers and 30 men, all of whom were hanged or sent to the mines.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
This city stands upon almost two equal parts on each side the river that passes through.
GULLIVER'S TRAVELSJONATHAN SWIFT
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