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TELLING





Definition:

  1. [noun] an act of narration; "he was the hero according to his own relation"; "his endless recounting of the incident eventually became unbearable"
    Synonyms: relation, recounting

  2. [noun] informing by words
    Synonyms: apprisal, notification

  3. [noun] disclosing information or giving evidence about another
    Synonyms: tattle, singing

  4. [adjective] disclosing unintentionally; "a telling smile"; "a telltale panel of lights"; "a telltale patch of oil on the water marked where the boat went down"
    Synonyms: revealing, telltale

  5. [adjective] powerfully persuasive; "a cogent argument"; "a telling presentation"; "a weighty argument"
    Synonyms: cogent, weighty

  6. [adjective] producing a strong effect; "gave an impressive performance as Othello"; "a telling gesture"
    Synonyms: impressive

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