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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 of insinuate infiltrate, slip, sneak, wind, work in, worm, wriggle Words Related to insinuate creep, edge, wiggle; insert, interpolate, interpose, introduce

  2. 2 to convey an idea indirectly are you insinuating that I won by cheating? Synonyms of insinuate allude, imply, indicate, infer, hint, intimate, suggestWords Related to insinuate advert, mention, point, refer, signal, signalize, signify; smack (of), smell (of)Near Antonyms of insinuate 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 of insinuate edge in, fit (in or into), inject, insert, intercalate, interject, interpolate, interpose, intersperse, introduce, sandwich (in or between), work inWords Related to insinuate cut in, inlay, inset, install; interfile, interline, lard, weave; cram, shove, thrust, wedge; add, append, attachNear Antonyms of insinuate eject, eliminate, exclude, expel, extract, withdraw; deduct, detach, subtract; reject

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