Logo
Translation and English learning by Britannica
merriam webster

1 Translation result for to tell in Spanish

verb

tell verb

unfavorite favorite play sound
told, has told, is telling, tells
decir; contar, enumerar; saber; notarse, hacerse sentir; relatar, narrar; revelar, divulgar; discernir, notar

Example sentences of
tell verb

  • He told us the story.
  • Has she told you the good news, yet?
  • Please tell us your name and occupation.
  • She looked at the palm of my hand and told me my fortune.
  • If you see her, tell her hello for me.
  • “I feel sick,” he told his mom.
  • “What is his name?” “I don't know. He didn't tell me.”
  • “Who is the letter from?” “I'm not telling.”
  • I promise not to tell anyone.
  • I can't tell you because it's a secret.
tip
¿Qué significa la expresión tell me about it?
  • En una conversación, cuando alguien dice Tell me about it, generalmente significa que la información que se acaba de entregar no es nueva, y hasta obvia para ellos. Ejemplo: "Living in a big city must be quite expensive these days." "Tell me about it, I've been living in Los Angeles for the past three years."

Detailed synonyms for tell verb

See: Inform, Reveal, Say

Reverse translation for to tell

decir  - to say, to tell, to speak, to talk, to call 
contar  - to count, to count (up), to matter, to be of concern, to tell, to include 
enumerar  - to enumerate 
saber  - to know, to know, to suppose, to be informed, to know how to, to be able to, to learn, to find out, to taste 
notarse  - to be evident, to show, to feel, to seem 
relatar  - to relate, to tell 
narrar  - to narrate, to tell 
revelar  - to reveal, to disclose, to develop (film) 
divulgar  - to spread, to circulate, to divulge, to reveal, to popularize 
discernir  - to discern, to distinguish 
notar  - to notice, to tell 
Word of the day

How do you say cordon off?