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English definition of “innuendo”

innuendo

noun [C, U]     /ˌɪnjuˈendəʊ/ (plural innuendoes, innuendos)
a remark that intentionally suggests something about sex, or something unpleasant about someone, without saying it directly: The advertisement was criticized for its sexual innuendo.Suggestions and proposalsSexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
(Definition of innuendo noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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