tell+a+secret

  • 1 tell a secret — index confide (divulge) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

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  • 2 tell on — tell a secret, tell about a crime, squeal    Will Robbie tell on us? What if he tells the police we did it? …

    English idioms

  • 3 secret */*/*/ — I UK [ˈsiːkrət] / US [ˈsɪkrət] noun [countable] Word forms secret : singular secret plural secrets 1) a piece of information that is known by only a small number of people, and is deliberately not told to other people He was accused of selling… …

    English dictionary

  • 4 secret — 1 / si:krit/ adjective 1 known about by only a few people and kept hidden from others: secret passage/hideout/hiding place etc: Rosie took them to a secret hideout in the woods. | secret diplomacy/negotiations/meetings etc: She s had secret… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 5 tell — W1S1 [tel] v past tense and past participle told [təuld US tould] ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(communicate something)¦ 2¦(show something)¦ 3¦(what somebody should do)¦ 4¦(know)¦ 5¦(recognize difference)¦ 6 tell yourself something 7¦(warn)¦ 8¦(tell somebody about… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 6 tell — [ tel ] (past tense and past participle told [ tould ] ) verb *** ▸ 1 give information ▸ 2 order/advise to do something ▸ 3 recognize something ▸ 4 have clear effect ▸ 5 fail to keep secret ▸ 6 count something ▸ + PHRASES 1. ) transitive to give… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 7 Tell — (t[e^]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Told} (t[=o]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Telling}.] [AS. tellan, from talu tale, number, speech; akin to D. tellen to count, G. z[ a]hlen, OHG. zellen to count, tell, say, Icel. telja, Dan. tale to speak, t[ae]lle to count …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 8 Secret (Ayumi Hamasaki album) — Secret Studio album by Ayumi Hamasaki Released November 29, 2006 …

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  • 9 Secret of the Runes — Secret of the Runes …

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  • 10 tell tales out of school — {v. phr.} To tell something that is secret; tell others something that is not meant to be known. * /Don t tell Jane anything. She is always telling tales out of school./ Compare: LET THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG, SPILL THE BEANS …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 11 tell tales out of school — {v. phr.} To tell something that is secret; tell others something that is not meant to be known. * /Don t tell Jane anything. She is always telling tales out of school./ Compare: LET THE CAT OUT OF THE BAG, SPILL THE BEANS …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 12 tell tales — To gossip or pass on (discreditable) information about others, to be a talebearer • • • Main Entry: ↑tale * * * tell tales phrase to inform someone about something bad that someone else has done. This expression is used mainly by children.… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 13 Secret — Se cret, n. [F. secret (cf. Pr. secret, Sp. & Pg. secreto, It. secreto, segreto), from L. secretum. See {Secret}, a.] 1. Something studiously concealed; a thing kept from general knowledge; what is not revealed, or not to be revealed. [1913… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 14 Secret Story — Álbum de estudio de Pat Metheny Publicación Julio de 1992 Edición remasterizada: 25 de septiembre de 2007 Grabación 1991 1992 Género( …

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  • 15 tell|tale — «TEHL TAYL», noun, adjective. –n. 1. a person who tells tales on others; person who reveals private or secret matters from malice. SYNONYM(S): talebearer, tattler. 2. Figurative. a warning sign; indication. 3. any one of various indicators or… …

    Useful english dictionary

  • 16 secret — se|cret1 W3S3 [ˈsi:krıt] adj [Date: 1300 1400; : Old French; Origin: Latin secretus, past participle of secernere to separate ] 1.) known about by only a few people and kept hidden from others →↑secrecy ▪ They kept their relationship secret from… …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 17 secret — se|cret1 [ sikrət ] noun count *** 1. ) a piece of information that is known by only a small number of people, and is deliberately not told to other people: It cannot remain a secret much longer. I can t tell you what she said it s a secret. He… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 18 tell — /tel/ verb past tense and past participle told /tUld/ 1 SAY/INFORMATION (T) to give someone facts or information about something: tell sb (that): She wrote to tell me she couldn t come. | Don t tell me you ve forgotten my birthday again. | Police …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 Secret (песня) — У этого термина существуют и другие значения, см. Secret. «Secret» …

    Википедия

  • 20 tell — tell1 /tel/, v., told, telling. v.t. 1. to give an account or narrative of; narrate; relate (a story, tale, etc.): to tell the story of Lincoln s childhood. 2. to make known by speech or writing (a fact, news, information, etc.); communicate. 3.… …

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