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1. telling

adjective. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] disclosing unintentionally.

Synonyms

  • telltale
  • revealing
  • informative

Antonyms

  • concealing
  • unmelodious
  • keep quiet
  • ancestor

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Rhymes with Telling

  • propelling
  • misspelling
  • expelling
  • dispelling
  • compelling
  • reselling
  • repelling
  • rebelling
  • rappelling
  • outselling
  • flewelling
  • excelling
  • bestselling
  • swelling
  • stehling
  • spelling
  • snelling
  • smelling
  • schmeling
  • schelling
  • quelling
  • lewelling
  • dwelling
  • yelling
  • welling
  • wehling
  • shelling
  • selling
  • rehling
  • melling

Sentences with telling


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
Praise him when he does eliminate outdoors by telling him what a good boy he is and petting him.

Quotes about telling


1. I think in my case, I had no choice but to have a good sense of humor. I grew up with my dad, Danny Thomas, and George Burns and Bob Hope and Milton Berle and Sid Caesar and all those guys were at our house all the time and telling jokes and making each other laugh.
- Marlo Thomas

2. I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.
- Pietro Aretino

3. Do you remember me telling you we are practicing non-verbal spells, Potter?""Yes,"said Harry stiffly."Yes, sir.""There's no need to call me "sir"Professor."The words had escaped him before he knew what he was saying.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince

2. telling

noun. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] an act of narration.

Synonyms

  • narration
  • relation
  • recital
  • yarn

Antonyms

  • inoperative
  • incompetent
  • potential
  • nonoperational

3. telling

adjective. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] producing a strong effect.

Synonyms

  • efficacious
  • effective
  • effectual

Antonyms

  • praise
  • inattention
  • ignore
  • persuasive

4. telling

noun. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] disclosing information or giving evidence about another.

Synonyms

  • revelation
  • revealing
  • singing
  • tattle

Antonyms

  • unenlightening
  • unmoving
  • unimpressive
  • inefficient

5. telling

adjective. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] powerfully persuasive.

Synonyms

  • persuasive
  • weighty

Antonyms

  • descendant
  • unconnectedness
  • connectedness

6. telling

noun. ['ˈtɛlɪŋ'] informing by words.

Synonyms

  • apprisal
  • notification
  • warning
  • making known
  • informing

Antonyms

  • impotent
  • powerless
  • useless
  • inefficacy
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