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Passing information about radar tracks to other units or formations. See also track telling.
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I know I would if I were free, only I don't want to be free My dear, this quite upset me, and I feel I cannot write of happiness just at once, after telling you of it,and I don't wish to tell of the number Three until it can be all happy.
If you should ever get so far as this in this long letter, you will perhaps say, Surely Little Dorrit will not leave off without telling me something about her travels, and surely it is time she did.
Jones and old Billy Maunders all telling you that they had caught it.
I laid before him the inequality of the match; the treatment I should meet with in the family; the ingratitude it would be to his good father and mother, who had taken me into their house upon such generous principles, and when I was in such a low condition; and, in short, I said everything to dissuade him from his design that I could imagine, except telling him the truth, which would indeed have put an end to it all, but that I durst not think of mentioning.
The poll found that 28 percent of Filipinos believed that the police were not telling the truth on claims that drug suspects were killed for resisting arrest, while 28 percent believed that the police were telling the truth.
Telling Lies: The Irrepressible Truth was written by a team of psychologists at the Cardiff University and first appeared in the online journal Plos One last year.
10 : to act as evidence <They had smiles telling of success.>
On girlslife.com "My BFF and I got to lunch early, and we were sitting at our usual table waiting for the other kids when she started telling me all these reasons I should break up with my boyfriend, who is absolutely perfect.
This first book introduces her story, telling of her position as a rookie with the law-enforcing Provost's Guard in the capital city of Tortall and her new assignment to the dangerous city of her birth.
To my surprise, everyone was interested in hearing what I had to say rather than in telling me how disappointed they were.
Magistro knew she was obligated to act, telling Church & State that it was the school district's responsibility to "protect the rights of all the students."
Jayne Ann Krentz writes as Jayne Castle in Ghost Hunter (1423308247, $24.95), brought to life in audio by veteran narrator Laural Merlington and telling of a powerful ghost hunter and romance.