- a telltale; talebearer.
- a person who tells falsehoods.
- a person who tells tales or stories; narrator.
Origin of taleteller
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Examples from the Web for tale-telling
If I succeed in this, my tale-telling shall not have been in vain.Red Cap Tales
Samuel Rutherford Crockett
Oli was in fine form for tale-telling, and his pipe often went out.The Gypsy's Parson
So that was all the comfort they got for their tale-telling.Tales of Our Coast
S. R. Crockett
Were the boys afraid of her 'tale-telling,' as they called it?Miss Mouse and Her Boys
But there are earlier touches of that life which makes all literature, and tale-telling most of all.A History of the French Novel, Vol. 1