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Another word for intimation

  1. A subtle pointing out

      1. Something that leads out of a perplexity; esp., a fact or object that helps to solve a problem or mystery
      1. A signal, such as a word or action, used to prompt another event in a performance, such as an actor's speech or entrance, a change in lighting, or a sound effect.
      2. An indirect suggestion; hint
      3. A hint or suggestion.
      1. A clue.
      2. A small, barely detectable amount of.
      3. A slight indication of a fact, wish, etc.; indirect suggestion or piece of advice; intimation; covert allusion
      1. A suggesting or being suggested
      2. The act of suggesting:
      3. A psychological process by which an idea is induced in or adopted by another without argument, command, or coercion.
  2. A slight amount or indication

      1. A momentary pause or rest:
      2. Spirit or vitality:
      3. The capacity to breathe, especially in a natural and unlabored manner:
      1. A short, fast run or race
      2. In Morse and similar codes, the long sound or signal used in combination with the dot and silent intervals to represent letters or numbers.
      3. A spirited quality in action or style; verve.
      1. (Folklore) A dead person's disembodied spirit, esp. when thought of as appearing to the living as a pale, shadowy apparition
      2. A faint, unwanted image, as:
      3. The spirit of a dead person, especially one that is believed to appear to the living in bodily form or to haunt specific locations.
      1. A growth of such filaments, as that forming the coat of an animal or covering the scalp of a human.
      2. Any of the fine, threadlike outgrowths from the skin of an animal or human being
      3. A precise or exact degree:
      1. A small, barely detectable amount of.
      2. A slight indication of a fact, wish, etc.; indirect suggestion or piece of advice; intimation; covert allusion
      3. A barely perceptible amount:
      1. Likeness, similarity; the quality of being similar.
      2. A likeness, image, or representation
      3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
      1. Dark shadows gathering at dusk:
      2. Any of various devices used to reduce or screen light or heat:
      3. Degree of darkness of a color; gradation of a color with reference to its mixture with black
      1. A dark area or shape made by an object blocking rays of light.
      2. The darkness or diminished light caused by the blocking of a light source:
      3. An incipient growth of beard that makes the skin look darker.
      1. (Mineralogy) The color of the fine powder produced when a mineral is rubbed against a hard surface. Used as a distinguishing characteristic.
      2. A line or long, thin mark; stripe or smear, generally differing in color or texture from the surrounding area
      3. A line, mark, smear, or band differentiated by color or texture from its surroundings.
      1. Something suggested:
      2. The process by which an idea is brought to the mind through its connection or association with another idea already in the mind
      3. The sequential process by which one thought or mental image leads to another.
      1. The condition of being suspected, especially of wrongdoing:
      2. The state or feeling of having no confidence or certainty about something; distrust:
      3. The act or an instance of suspecting something on little or no evidence:
      1. An attitude or a style reflecting such ability or preferences on the part of a group of people of a particular time and place
      2. This sense in combination with the senses of smell and touch, which together receive a sensation of a substance in the mouth.
      3. The ability to notice, appreciate, and judge what is beautiful, appropriate, or harmonious, or what is excellent in art, music, decoration, clothing, etc.
      1. A slight coloring; tint
      2. A small amount of a color incorporated or added.
      3. A slight trace, flavor, odor, etc.; smack; touch
      1. A prospect for a loan or handout:
      2. An ability to propel a ball a desired distance; control or accuracy:
      3. A sensation experienced in touching something with a characteristic texture:
      1. Evidence or an indication of the former presence or existence of something; a vestige:
      2. An act of researching or ascertaining the origin or location of something:
      3. The visible line or spot that moves across the face of a cathode-ray tube
      1. A faint indication; hint; trace
      2. (Informal) A complete miss when attempting to hit something, as a golf ball, with a swinging motion
      3. A light puff or gust of air or wind; breath
      1. (Figuratively) A faint trace or hint (of something).
      2. (Internet) A private message to an individual in a chat room.
      3. Soft speech produced without using the full voice.
      1. Any of the long, bristly hairs growing on each side of the upper lip of a cat, rat, etc.; vibrissa
      2. One of the long stiff tactile bristles or hairs that grow near the mouth and elsewhere on the head of most mammals; a vibrissa.
      3. The hair on a man's cheeks and chin.
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Another word for intimation

      1. Something that is implied, especially:
      2. Something implied, from which an inference may be drawn
      3. (--- Logic) A formal relationship between two propositions such that if the first is true then the second is necessarily or logically true
      1. (Law) A plaintiff's allegation explicating the defamatory meaning of the publication or utterance in a libel suit.
      2. (Law) Explanatory material, set forth in the complaint in an action for libel or slander, explaining the expressions alleged to be libelous or slanderous
      3. An indirect or subtle, usually derogatory implication in expression; an insinuation.
      1. A piece or an attachment, such as a cap or ferrule, meant to be fitted to the end of something else:
      2. (Sports) A deflection or tap of the ball, puck, etc., esp. one that scores a goal
      3. (Baseball) A pitched ball that is tipped: