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tell

  

      vb  
1    acquaint, announce, apprise, communicate, confess, disclose, divulge, express, get off one's chest     (informal)   impart, inform, let know, make known, mention, notify, proclaim, reveal, say, speak, state, utter  
2    authorize, bid, call upon, command, direct, enjoin, instruct, order, require, summon  
3    chronicle, depict, describe, give an account of, narrate, portray, recount, rehearse, relate, report  
4    comprehend, discern, discover, make out, see, understand  
5    differentiate, discern, discriminate, distinguish, identify  
6    carry weight, count, have or take effect, have force, make its presence felt, register, take its toll, weigh  
7    calculate, compute, count, enumerate, number, reckon, tally  


tell off     
bawl out     (informal)   berate, carpet     (informal)   censure, chew out     (U.S. & Canad. informal)   chide, give (someone) a piece of one's mind, give (someone) a rocket     (Brit. & N.Z. informal)   haul over the coals     (informal)   lecture, read the riot act, rebuke, reprimand, reproach, reprove, scold, take to task, tear into     (informal)   tear (someone) off a strip     (Brit. informal)   tick off     (informal)   upbraid  
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Collaborative Dictionary     English Thesaurus
v.
to visit unexpectedly or inconventiently
the whole family descended on us for the weekend
n.
The ability to make decisions and take action without waiting for someone to tell you what to do
I showed my initiative when I became a group leader in class.
adj.
[arch.] near in space, time or relation, almost (followed by: upon)
"nigh upon" is even stronger in keeping with an antiquated, even biblical style. "The end of the world is nigh upon us"
exp.
The transference of virtual assets and value stored on web possible to be distributed upon user’s death.
[Tech.]
n.
disconnection of active online presence and accounts upon user's death.
[Tech.]
exp.
A set of one’s web assets, created with the intention of facilitating the transference of online assets and value upon ones death.
[Tech.]
n.
Something that as soon as it is done becomes decided upon to repeat the next year and years to come. Does not necessarily have to had been done previous years to be defined an instant tradition.
n.
electronic virtual assets belonging to an individual that are transferred upon his/her death to a designed heir
[Tech.] also "digital legacy"

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