meaning: mark as different (verb)
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)
meaning: let something be known (verb)
meaning: narrate or give a detailed account of (verb)
meaning: give evidence (verb)
example:I was debating whether or not I should tell who chipped the table when the door opened.
meaning: express in words (verb)
meaning: inform positively and with certainty and confidence (verb)
example:I tell you that bird is a crook!