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inkling

noun [C usually singular, U] uk   /ˈɪŋ.klɪŋ/ us  
a feeling that something is true or likely to happen, although you are not certain: [+ that] I didn't have the slightest inkling that she was unhappy. He must have had some inkling of what was happening.
Translations of “inkling”
in Spanish idea, sospecha…
in French idée, soupçon…
in German die Ahnung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 略知, 模糊的印象…
in Chinese (Simplified) 略知, 模糊的印象…
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