telling

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English[edit]

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Adjective[edit]

telling (comparative more telling, superlative most telling)

  1. having force
  2. revealing information
  3. serving to convince

Verb[edit]

telling

  1. Present participle of tell.

Noun[edit]

telling (plural tellings)

  1. The act of narration.
  2. The disclosure of information.
  3. (archaic) Counting, numbering.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Hyphenation: tel‧ling

Etymology[edit]

From tellen +‎ -ing

Noun[edit]

telling f (plural tellingen, diminutive tellinkje n)

  1. counting, count

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