how to pronounce tells

/ˈtɛlz/

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tells is pronounced in one syllable

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tɛlz

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An example use of tells in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… and so what it tells you is that the …”

meanings of tells

verb:

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of tell.

noun:

  1. Plural of tell.

name:

  1. Plural of Tell.

words with pronunciation similar to tells

wellsbellstellertellytalesyellstelltoolstailssells

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