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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One that suggests or hints slyly; One that instills or infuses subtly or artfully, as into the mind

Usage examples (12)
  • Verb (used with object) : He insinuated that they were lying. ,to insinuate doubts through propaganda. ,to insinuate oneself into favor
  • This is all you desire at present, creeper on! insinuator!
  • And isn't the Hillary of today becoming the same kind of guilt-by-association insinuator as the Richard Nixon she worked to impeach?
  • We are minus a chimney on this insinuator, but we are bettin 'on you and the reindeers just the same, to slip one over on us and come shinnin' down a cocoanut-tree with... for more
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