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divorcement

Synonyms:

disjunction, disjuncture, Disseverance, Disseverment, disunion, severance, partition, detachment, parting, separation.
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Correct spelling:
tell
Definition:
Teach Engage Listen and Learn

Synonyms:

noun
person
tell, William Tell.
tell
order, state, enjoin, severalize, recite, secern, secernate, assure, William Tell, severalise, recount, evidence, narrate, differentiate, spin, say, distinguish, tell apart, separate.
verb
calculate
numerate, tally, count one by one, compute, enumerate, tale, number, reckon.
carry weight
take effect, register, count, make presence known, make presence felt, have effect, have force, militate, take its toll, weigh.
cognition
tell.
communicate
give out, lay open, utter, speak, open up, advise, impart, let slip, put before, authorize, divulge, reveal, proclaim, confess, break the news, declare, fill in, report, acquaint, let in on, keep posted, apprise, represent, order, direct, reel off, state, require, level, command, clue in, make known, spit it out, mention, give facts, leave word, enjoin, recite, inform, explain, leak, let know, bid, say, call upon, disclose, notify, summon, instruct, express, announce.
communication
tell.
interpret
explain.
narrate, describe
recount, set forth, give an account of, chronicle, depict, relate, portray, rehearse.
report
account, log, recount, chronicle, report, portray, narrate, describe, Journalize, table, summarize, state, record, retell.
understand, discern
discriminate, find out, know for certain, perceive, comprehend, distinguish, determine, be sure, differentiate, deduce, clinch, see, make out, recognize, divine, ascertain, know, identify, discover, learn.
Examples of usage:
  1. Do tell her that!" – Kitty's Class Day And Other Stories by Louisa M. Alcott
  2. Why don't you want to tell me? – Bijou by Gyp
  3. I tell you it was not so. – Ayesha The Further History of She-Who-Must-Be-Obeyed by H. Rider Haggard
  4. Didn't I tell you, didn't I tell you? – Every Soul Hath Its Song by Fannie Hurst

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