tell apart meaning

  "tell apart" in a sentence
Verb: tell apart  tel u'paa(r)t
  1. Detect with the senses
    - spot, recognize, recognise [Brit], distinguish, discern, pick out, make out 
  2. Mark as different
    - distinguish, separate, differentiate, secern, secernate, severalize, severalise [Brit], tell

Derived forms: told apart, telling apart, tells apart

See also: tell

Type of: identify, place


[American slang]
v. phr. To see the difference between; know each of. The teacher could not tell the twins apart.

Examples

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  1. indistinguishabe : difficult to tell apart or differentiate
  2. i will tell apart just the truth
  3. difficult to tell apart or differentiate
  4. i will tell apart the turth
  5. in fact, experts say the two are almost impossible to tell apart

Related Words

  1. tell meaning
  2. tell a tale meaning
  3. tell a thing or two meaning
  4. tell against meaning
  5. tell all meaning
  6. tell from meaning
  7. tell it like it is meaning
  8. tell it like it is. meaning
  9. tell it to the marines meaning
  10. tell it to the marines! meaning
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