Definition of insinuating
1 : winning favor and confidence by imperceptible degrees : ingratiating
2 : tending gradually to cause doubt, distrust, or change of outlook often in a slyly subtle manner <insinuating remarks>
Examples of insinuating
<the fortune hunter's insinuating attentions were having their intended effect on the naive heiress>
First Known Use of insinuating
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