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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A slight suggestion or vague understanding. A slight idea about something.

Usage examples (37)
  • I wonder how many have even an inkling of the situation as it appears to stand.
  • He had no inkling what was about to happen
  • She'll maybe have had some inkling from the Lord that her bairn was coming.
  • "If I do, the inkling is to want to pitch to him, but maybe there's a situation where we pitch around him," he said. for more
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