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English definition of “allude to someone/something”

allude to someone/something

 /əˈlud tə, , ˌtu/
verb phrasal verb with allude  /əˈlud/
to mention someone or something in a brief or indirect way: He alluded to problems with the new computers.
(Definition of allude to someone/something from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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