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insinuate

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of insinuate

  1. 1 to introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way years were needed for the agent to insinuate himself into the terrorist organization Synonyms infiltrate, slip, sneak, wind, work in, worm, wriggle Related Words creep, edge, wiggle; insert, interpolate, interpose, introduce

  2. 2 to convey an idea indirectly are you insinuating that I won by cheating? Synonyms allude, imply, indicate, infer, hint, intimate, suggestRelated Words advert, mention, point, refer, signal, signalize, signify; smack (of), smell (of)Near Antonyms announce, declare, proclaim; elucidate, explain, spell out; delineate, describe

  3. 3 to put among or between others quietly insinuated herself among the concertgoers raptly listening to the piano solo Synonyms edge in, fit (in or into), inject, insert, intercalate, interject, interpolate, interpose, intersperse, introduce, sandwich (in or between), work inRelated Words cut in, inlay, inset, install; interfile, interline, lard, weave; cram, shove, thrust, wedge; add, append, attachNear Antonyms eject, eliminate, exclude, expel, extract, withdraw; deduct, detach, subtract; reject

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