Meaning of “allude to someone/something” in the English Dictionary


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allude to someone/something

/əˈlud tə, , ˌtu/
phrasal verb with allude /əˈlud/ verb

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)