taletelling


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tale·tell·er

 (tāl′tĕl′ər)
n.
1. One who tells stories; a storyteller.
2. A talebearer; a tattletale.

tale′tell′ing adj. & n.

taletelling

(ˈteɪlˌtɛlɪŋ)
n
the act of telling storiesthe act of gossiping in an indiscreet manner
ˈtaleˌteller n
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taletelling

adjective
Inclined to gossip:
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taletelling

[ˈteɪlˌtelɪŋ] Nchismorreo m
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Remember the drawings that adorn the fragments of ancient Greek pottery you find in museums, rich with heavy silhouettes and dynamic, taletelling scenes?
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He rightly keeps things simple, whittling down the numerous narratives to half a dozen stories weaved together by Shahrazad, the woman whose taletelling ensures she stays alive each day.