To introduce or work into gradually, indirectly, and artfully
To intimate is defined as to suggest something without being direct.
To outline is to summarize the main points or to draw the outer edge of something.
To draw quickly or in outline
To anticipate, to foretell, or to indicate a favorable or an unfavorable issue.
To ask for without demanding.
Portend is defined as to be a warning or signal of.
Obscure is defined as to make confusing or hard to see.
To conceal or veil with or as if with mist.
To suggest or demonstrate the necessity, expedience, or advisability of:
The definition of foretell is to foreshadow, or to predict the future.
To be a sign of (something to come); indicate or suggest beforehand; prefigure; presage
To render vague or uncertain; obscure:
To cover or obscure with clouds:
To indicate by signs, as future events; to be the omen of; to portend; to presage; to foreshow.
(Archaic) To shelter from light or heat
To protect or screen from light or heat
To create by thinking and writing; compose:
To indicate beforehand
To indicate or warn of in advance; portend.
To indicate or give warning of beforehand; presage.
In a light manner; lightly.
To bestow; to confer.
Find another word for adumbrating. In this page you can discover 26 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for adumbrating, like: insinuating, intimating, outlining, sketching, auguring, suggesting, portending, obscuring, obfuscating, misting and indicating.