Examples of insinuation in a Sentence
I resent her insinuation that I can't do it without her help.
He criticizes his opponents by insinuation rather than directly.
Recent Examples of insinuation from the Web
At least one part of the SP comparison between itself and OVG is inaccurate — the insinuation that OVG is hiding financials.
Fodor emphatically denies the insinuation – that his company has reach-through in the academic community.
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First Known Use of insinuation
INSINUATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of insinuation for English Language Learners
: a usually bad or insulting remark that is said in an indirect way
: the act of saying something bad or insulting in an indirect way
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