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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The implicit or metaphorical meaning

Usage examples (38)
  • The subtext is … borders are not prohibition lines.
  • But the real subtext is his own staggering ignorance.
  • As they discuss paint-color choices, the subtext is clear.
  • However the implied subtext is we will have lower gas prices. for more
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