tell

meaning: mark as different (verb)

synonyms:separate,


meaning: discern or comprehend (verb)

example:I could tell that they were unhappy, but I didn't know what I could do about it.


meaning: give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority (verb)

synonyms:order,


meaning: let something be known (verb)


meaning: narrate or give a detailed account of (verb)

synonyms:recount,


meaning: give evidence (verb)

example:I was debating whether or not I should tell who chipped the table when the door opened.

synonyms:evidence,


meaning: express in words (verb)

synonyms:state,


meaning: inform positively and with certainty and confidence (verb)

example:I tell you that bird is a crook!

synonyms:assure,