Definition of 'tell-tale'
Example sentences containing 'tell-tale'
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With hindsight, were there any tell-tale signs? Times, Sunday Times (2016)The only clues are tell-tale changes in behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The tell-tale symptom is a whitening of the pupil picked up by a camera flash. The Sun (2008)The offices are oldfashioned but have the tell-tale signs of a young company. Times, Sunday Times (2015)So it might be timely this week to examine our own relationships for the tell-tale signs. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Ask your hairdresser for the tell-tale signs. Times, Sunday Times (2012)And she wants to train more public sector staff to spot the tell-tale signs of extremism. The Sun (2016)But the tell-tale signs were there. The Sun (2008)A desire to take their dinner up to their room is also a tell-tale sign. The Sun (2012)Sometimes it is just the tell-tale smell around the tangled ruins of a house through which no one has the strength or nerve to sift. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Sadly, the tell-tale signs of an affair had been there as is often the case. The Sun (2015)It also details how to spot the tell-tale warning signs of undue risk-taking and cosmetic accounting. Times, Sunday Times (2010)But when done badly, it changes surroundings and leaves tell-tale signs such as warped furniture. The Sun (2014)Simply invoke the tell-tale signs of his chosen segment, and he will know that your product is for people like me. Christianity Today (2000)As a coach, you are watching all the time for all the little clues and tell-tale signs that confirm or deny that. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Should you have spotted any of these three tell-tale signs, you need to modify your eating habits and be more selective about what you eat. POSITIVELY FEARLESS: Breaking free of the fears that hold you back (2001)
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