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English definition of “innuendo”

innuendo

noun [C or U]     /ˌɪn.juˈen.dəʊ/ US  /-doʊ/ (plural innuendos or innuendoes)
(the making of) a remark or remarks that suggest something sexual or something unpleasant but do not refer to it directly: There's always an element of sexual innuendo in our conversations.Remarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
(Definition of innuendo noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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