See also: tell-all
- (idiomatic) To reveal everything, particularly information that is normally withheld.
- The suspect told all when he saw the surveillance tapes linking him to the crime scene.
- The actress's earthy new book tells all.
- Used other than with a figurative or idiomatic meaning: see tell, all.
- She told all of her friends the big news.
- She told all of the news to her friends.