Definition of Told:

part of speech: imperfect, participle

Of to tell.

part of speech: imperfect, participle

Pa. t. and pa. p. of TELL.

part of speech: noun

Past tense and past participle of the verb tell.

Usage examples for Told:

  • He has told you so?" "What Maisie Knew", Henry James.
  • Mr. Hollingsworth told me. "Counsel for the Defense", Leroy Scott.
  • Have you not been told lady, that he is here? "Hero-Myths & Legends of the British Race", Maud Isabel Ebbutt.

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