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allusiveadjective

uk   us   /əˈluː.sɪv/ formal
containing a lot of ​allusions: Her ​music is ​witty, ​ironic, and allusive.
allusiveness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
(Definition of allusive from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “allusive”
in Chinese (Simplified) 影射的,暗指的, 间接提到的, 引用典故的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 影射的,暗指的, 間接提到的, 引用典故的…
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