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insinuate


insinuate

verb

Definition of INSINUATE

1
to introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way <years were needed for the agent to insinuate himself into the terrorist organization>
2
to convey an idea indirectly <are you insinuating that I won by cheating?>
Related Words advert, mention, point, refer, signal, signalize, signify; smack (of), smell (of)
3
to put among or between others <quietly insinuated herself among the concertgoers raptly listening to the piano solo>

February 26, 2015
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