told

told
(Roget's IV) modif.
Syn. recounted, recorded, set down, reported, known, chronicled, revealed, exposed, made known, said, published, printed, announced, released, described, stated, set forth, included in the official statement, made public property, become common knowledge, related, depicted, enunciated, pronounced, given out, handed down, telegraphed, broadcast, telecast, included in a release, told in open court, confessed, admitted, well-known, discovered; see also known 2 , spoken .
Ant. secret*, concealed, unknown.

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  • told — [tōld] vt., vi. pt. & pp. of TELL1 all told all (being) counted; in all [there were forty all told] …   English World dictionary

  • Told — (t[=o]ld), imp. & p. p. of {Tell}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • told — told; un·told; …   English syllables

  • told — index acquainted, informed (having information), narrative, oral, parol, stated Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • told — [təuld US tould] the past tense and past participle of ↑tell …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • told — the past tense and past participle of tell …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • told — past tense of tell, from O.E. talde, past tense of tellan (see TELL (Cf. tell) (v.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • Told — Tell Tell (t[e^]l), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Told} (t[=o]ld); p. pr. & vb. n. {Telling}.] [AS. tellan, from talu tale, number, speech; akin to D. tellen to count, G. z[ a]hlen, OHG. zellen to count, tell, say, Icel. telja, Dan. tale to speak,… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • told — [[t]to͟ʊld[/t]] 1) Told is the past tense and past participle of tell. 2) PHRASE: PHR with cl, amount PHR You can use all told to introduce or follow a summary, general statement, or total. All told there were 104 people on the payroll... All… …   English dictionary

  • told — I told 1. told sb., en, e, ene (åretold), i sms. tolde , fx toldeklampe II told 2. told sb., en (afgift; toldsted) …   Dansk ordbog

  • told — /tohld/, v. 1. pt. and pp. of tell. 2. all told, counting everyone or everything; in all: There were 50 guests all told. * * * …   Universalium

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