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Definition of tells



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Other terms relating to 'games (related to)':

Definitions include: a competition employed to determine the ownership of an object when ownership is in dispute.
Definitions include: acronym for "face the wall."
Definitions include: to get the last card in Texas Hold'em.
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: abbreviated form of "shoot 'em up".
Definitions include: someone who is new to a particular group, activity, game, field of study, etc.
Definitions include: to have sexual intercourse.
Definitions include: aggravation.
Definitions include: in a betting situation, the option most likely to win.
Definitions include: 1: a general insult, especially in competitive games.
Definitions include: a videogame that requires mashing buttons to play, rather than finesse.
Definitions include: "ridiculous".
Definitions include: a disappointing event.
Definitions include: hung-over from alcohol.
Definitions include: a person who has not had their first kiss or has never French kissed.

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Other terms relating to 'tell':

Definitions include: acronym for "as far as I can tell".
Definitions include: to admonish.
Definitions include: to tell the truth.
Definitions include: acronym for "to tell the truth".

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