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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR TELLING

"And that would be all the same as telling Alcibiades himself," rejoined Milza.

But I got him too straight—let a drunken man alone for telling the truth when he's got it in him.

She made a half apology for not telling me that she was going to New York.

And what I overheard in the armoury--about a telegram--telling me--putting me out of my misery?

She saw her all the time while Connie was telling her the secret.

But you do get tired of a mother always keeping on telling you how much she loves you.

If I did wrong in telling you a few diddle-daddies, it was because I loved you so I could not do without you.

He went on telling many things, new to us, of the highness of the Lenni-Lenape.

There is a Telling of that passing and of that soldier which has to do with the gold that was never found.

"Come," said the Road-Runner, understanding that there would be no more to the Telling.

RELATED WORDS AND SYNONYMS FOR TELLING

betrayal

noundivulgence of information
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.