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İngilizce - Türkçe
{s} durumu/gerçeği açığa vuran (şey): There was a telltale smudge of lipstick on his collar
açığa vuran

İspiyoncu öğrenci Tom'un spor salonunun arkasında sigara içtiğini müdüre söyledi. - The school telltale reported Tom to the principal for smoking behind the gym.

(duygu/düşünce/suç/vb.) belli eden
tren makinistine bir köprünün yakla
{i} işe giriş saatini yazan makine
dedikoducu kimse
{i} başkalarının sırlarını açığa vuran kimse
başkalarının sırlarını orada burada anlatan kimse
org körüğünün dolu veya boş olduğunu gösteren cihaz
{i} sırrı açığa vuran kimse
dümenin durumunu gösteren alet
{i} sayaç
belli eden
dümen göstergesi
telltale lamp
sahte lamba
telltale clock
bekçi saati
telltale clock
kontrol saati
a telltale tear
sahte gözyaşı
İngilizce - İngilizce
A length of yarn or ribbon attached to a sail or shroud etc to indicate the direction of the flow of the air relative to the boat
revealing something not intended to be known

He blushed when he approached, a telltale sign that he was happy to see him.

Something that serves to reveal something else

The telltale was the lipstick on his shirt collar.

One who divulges private information with intent to hurt others
Tattletale; squealer
that gives warning or information
{n} an officious informer in a bank
{i} one who reveals secrets, one who spreads rumors
A machine or contrivance for indicating or recording something, particularly for keeping a check upon employees, as factory hands, watchmen, drivers, check takers, and the like, by revealing to their employers what they have done or omitted
An arrangement consisting of long strips, as of rope, wire, or leather, hanging from a bar over railroad tracks, in such a position as to warn freight brakemen of their approach to a low overhead bridge
The tattler
A thing that serves to disclose something or give information; a hint or indication
A movable piece of ivory, lead, or other material, connected with the bellows of an organ, that gives notice, by its position, when the wind is exhausted
telltale signs/marks etc signs etc that clearly show something has happened or exists, often something that is a secret. a child who tells adults about other children's secrets or bad behaviour - used by children to show disapproval American Equivalent: tattletale
Telling tales; babbling
A mechanical attachment to the steering wheel, which, in the absence of a tiller, shows the position of the helm
{i} gossiper, informer, tattler, talebearer
disclosing unintentionally; "a telling smile"; "a telltale panel of lights"; "a telltale patch of oil on the water marked where the boat went down"
A compass in the cabin of a vessel, usually placed where the captain can see it at all hours, and thus inform himself of the vessel's course
someone who gossips indiscreetly
tattletale; squealer (U.S. slang)
One who officiously communicates information of the private concerns of others; one who tells that which prudence should suppress
telltale compass
An upturned compass, suspended from the ceiling of a cabin, allowing a captain or other officer to check the course of a ship without going to the deck

The captain was quick enough, racing back to the companion and down the stairs in two bounds, where, although the cabin was half full of water, he contrived to wrench away the tell-tale compass that swung over the saloon-table; and he was on the poop again with it in an instant. The instrument, however, was heavy, but he had hard work to carry it with both hands; and he managed to get to the side with it. — J.C. Hutcheson, Teddy, 1887.

telltale compasses
plural form of telltale compass
plural of telltale