Definition of 'tell-tale'
Example sentences containing 'tell-tale'
The only clues are tell-tale changes in behaviour.Times, Sunday Times (2009) The Sun (2008)
The offices are oldfashioned but have the tell-tale signs of a young company.Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2012) The Sun (2016)
But the tell-tale signs were there.The Sun (2008)
As a result the spy agency says it was unaware of tell-tale clues to his murderous intent which appeared in his online activities.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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)
The campaign explains the tell-tale signs that a cannabis farm exists and how people can ensure the information they have gets to the police in confidence.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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) The Sun (2014)
COPS nicked a driver high on cannabis after the tell-tale smell was sucked into the air conditioning of their patrol car.The Sun (2010)
For example, it may yield tell-tale signs of any weapon that was used and how it was used.The Sun (2011)
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)
Could you therefore look through these lists, keep an eye on your youngsters and spot the tell-tale signs of drug use?Taking Drugs Seriously (1994)
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) The Sun (2010)
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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