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subtextnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈsʌb.tekst/
a ​hidden or less ​obviousmeaning: The ​political subtext of her ​novel is a ​criticism of ​governmentinterference in ​individuallives.
(Definition of subtext from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “subtext”
in Chinese (Simplified) 潜在含义,潜台词…
in Chinese (Traditional) 潛在含義,潛台詞, 弦外之音…
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