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telling

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My wife heard me say I love you a thousand times, but she never once heard me say sorry
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English

Pronunciation

Adjective

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Positive
telling

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  1. having force
  2. revealing information
  3. serving to convince

Verb

telling

  1. Present participle of tell.

Noun

Singular
telling

Plural
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telling ({{{1}}})
  1. The act of narration
  2. The disclosure of information

Dutch

Etymology

tellen + -ing

Noun

telling f. (plural tellingen)

  1. counting, count

Derived terms

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