"tale" Definition

  1. n. See Tael.
  2. v. i. That which is told; an oral relation or recital; any rehearsal of what has occured; narrative; discourse; statement; history; story.
  3. v. i. A number told or counted off; a reckoning by count; an enumeration; a count, in distinction from measure or weight; a number reckoned or stated.
  4. v. i. A count or declaration.
  5. v. i. To tell stories.

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Position in dictionary: 98674 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n., v. i., v. i., v. i., v. i.,
Words that start with "tale": 13
Words that end with "tale": 8
Words that contain "tale": 47
Next words in dictionary: talebearer, talebearing, taled, taleful, talegalla
Previous words in dictionary: talcous, talcose, talc, talbotype, talbot

English Dictionary Definition of tale

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