1 dar la hora a• tell the story• tell the truth
2 decir la hora• tell the story• tell the truth
3 no preguntes porque no te puedo decir la verdadEx. It is a case of ask no questions and hear no lies: if you have not been asked for it, then you will not be required to tell the truth.* * *
Ex: It is a case of ask no questions and hear no lies: if you have not been asked for it, then you will not be required to tell the truth.
4 decir la verdad, toda la verdad y nada más que la verdad= to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truthEx. The speaker advises administrators to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.* * *= to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth
Ex: The speaker advises administrators to tell the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth.
5 a decir verdad• as a matter of fact• being completely honest• to be honest• to tell the truth• to tell you the truth
6 acatar av.to have the good sense to, to have enough sense to, to have the sense to.Acaté a decirle la verdad I had the good sense to tell her the truth.
7 creer convenienteto think advisable, be better
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Tell the Truth — may refer to:* Tell the Truth , a former Australian TV game show * Tell the Truth , an album by Otis Redding * Tell the Truth , an album by Billy Squier * Tell the Truth , an album by Gary Cambra * Tell the Truth , a song on the 1978 concept… … Wikipedia
tell the truth and shame the Devil — Put the Devil to disgraceful defeat by boldly telling the truth • • • Main Entry: ↑shame … Useful english dictionary
tell the truth — To speak truthfully, not to lie • • • Main Entry: ↑truth … Useful english dictionary
tell the truth — index bare, disabuse Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
tell the truth and shame the devil — 1548 W. PATTEN Expedition into Scotland A5 An Epigram..the whiche I had, or rather (to saie truth and shame the deuel, for out it wool) I stale..from a frende of myne. 1576 G. GASCOIGNE Grief of Joy II. 555 I will tell trewth, the devyll hymselfe … Proverbs new dictionary
Tell the Truth (Otis Redding album) — Infobox Album | Name = Tell the Truth Type = compilation Artist = Otis Redding Released = July 1 1970 Recorded = 1967 Genre = Memphis soul Deep soul Southern soul Length = 31:01 Label = Atco #33 333 Producer = Steve Cropper Reviews = * Allmusic… … Wikipedia
tell the truth — Synonyms and related words: acknowledge, admit, admit everything, allow, avow, awaken, break the spell, burst the bubble, come clean, concede, confess, cop a plea, correct, debunk, disabuse, disappoint, disenchant, disillude, disillusion,… … Moby Thesaurus
tell the truth — relay a true sentiment, tell a true story … English contemporary dictionary
To Tell the Truth — infobox television show name = To Tell the Truth caption = Show logo, 1973 78 format = Game show rating = TV G runtime = 30 minutes with commercials creator = Bob Stewart, for Mark Goodson Bill Todman Productions starring = Bud Collyer (host,… … Wikipedia
to tell the truth — I to tell (you) the truth used as a preface to a confession or admission of something II to tell the truth (or truth to tell or if truth be told) to be frank (used esp. when making an admission or when expressing an unwelcome or controversial… … Useful english dictionary
to tell the truth — ► to tell the truth (or truth to tell or if truth be told) to be frank. Main Entry: ↑truth … English terms dictionary