Meaning of “inkling” in the English Dictionary

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"inkling" in British English

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inklingnoun [ C usually singular, U ]

uk /ˈɪŋ.klɪŋ/ us /ˈɪŋ.klɪŋ/

(Definition of “inkling” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"inkling" in American English

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inklingnoun [ U ]

us /ˈɪŋk·lɪŋ/

a slight idea that something is true or likely to happen, although it is not certain:

She saw the look on Nick’s face but had no inkling of what it meant.

(Definition of “inkling” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)