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telltale
used in The Poisonwood Bible

3 uses
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Definition
someone who gossips indiscreetly;
or: disclosing unintentionally
  • I am fond of Mr. Poe and his telltale Raven: Erom Reven!
    Book 1 — Genesis (65% in)
  • If you could ignore the telltale signs that he is a certified creep.
    Book 3 — Judges (81% in)
  • Although after an entire year all his promises are starting to show the telltale signs of age.
    Book 5 — Exodus (17% in)

There are no more uses of "telltale" in The Poisonwood Bible.

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