Insinuate and Suggest


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Insinuate verb – To convey an idea indirectly.
Usage example: are you insinuating that I won by cheating?

Suggest is a synonym for insinuate in imply topic. In some cases you can use "Suggest" instead a verb "Insinuate", when it comes to topics like intimate, speech, point, show. popular alternative
Nearby Words: insinuation, insinuating, insinuatingly
Synonyms for Insinuate


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Suggest verb – To convey an idea indirectly.
Usage example: this letter suggests that there's more going on than she's telling us

Insinuate is a synonym for suggest in imply topic. You can use "Insinuate" instead a verb "Suggest", if it concerns topics such as intimate, point, show, hint. popular alternative
Synonyms for Suggest

Common collocations

love insinuate love suggest love
possibility insinuate possibility suggest possibility
names insinuate names suggest names
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