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insinuate

verb [T]  /ɪnˈsɪn·juˌeɪt/ us  
to express but not directly state something: What exactly are you insinuating? [+ (that) clause] She insinuated (that) I’m getting fat.
insinuation
noun [C/U]  /ɪnˌsɪn·juˈeɪ·ʃən/ us  
[C] Contrary to your insinuation, we are not being unreasonable.
Translations of “insinuate”
in Spanish inasinuar, insinuar…
in Chinese (Traditional) 含沙射影地說…
in Russian намекать, сеять сомнения…
in Turkish ima etmek, üstü kapalı anlatmak, sezdirmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 含沙射影地说…
in Polish insynuować…
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