OTHER WORDS FROM tellingtell·ing·ly, adverbun·tell·ing, adjective
How to use telling in a sentence
“If I didn’t tell those incompetent officers that I was a LSU football player there’s no telling if I would’ve been here to tell the story!”Baton Rouge police places three officers on leave after LSU football player’s abuse claim|Matt Bonesteel|November 9, 2020|Washington Post
In one telling, Bourbaki was a response to the loss of a generation of mathematicians to World War I, after which the group’s founders wanted to find a way to preserve what math knowledge remained in Europe.Inside the Secret Math Society Known Simply as Nicolas Bourbaki|Kevin Hartnett|November 9, 2020|Quanta Magazine
In their telling, the smaller mine was merely a temporary step to improve their chances of getting a permit.
“Real leadership, he shows, requires clear communication, compassion for others, and a commitment to truth-telling — no matter how frightening the facts may be,” one bit of advertising for the book reads.Not Mentioned in Cuomo’s Coronavirus Book: How Many Nursing Home Residents Died in New York|by Joe Sexton|October 23, 2020|ProPublica
In some ways, the senator still proved herself up to the task, producing some of the most telling moments of Barrett’s hearing.
Tellingly, but not coincidentally, the greatest expansion of Medicaid has occurred in Deep Blue America.With Immigration Move, Obama and the Welfare Party Strike Again|Lloyd Green|November 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tellingly, Rieux finds common ground with every character except the priest.
Three days after, she retweeted a tellingly simple sentence: “Family is hard.”
Perhaps tellingly (because many Iranians are thought to favor an opening) the poll never happened.Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei Says Talks with the U.S. Are Futile|IranWire|August 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Tellingly, both still trail the haul stacked up by The LEGO Movie back in February.
These are tellingly related in that classic volume, "Mountaineering in the Sierra Nevada."Your National Parks|Enos A. Mills
Moreover, since food could be a vehicle for fantasy, even more tellingly it could provide an outlet for self-expression.The Land of Look Behind|Paul Cameron Brown
He had enabled Job to answer tellingly, brilliantly, these three wise fools who poured out their platitudes.The Day of Judgment|Joseph Hocking
Here is where the influence of every fair-minded woman and patriotic man can be tellingly exerted.The Animal World, A Book of Natural History|Theodore Wood
But Gilian, as he went, busied himself on how he should convey most tellingly the story he brought down the glen.Gilian The Dreamer|Neil Munro