To give a hint of; suggest indirectly; intimate
Reference means someone or something which is a source of information about a subject.
To refer to or speak about briefly or incidentally; specify, as by name
The definition of allude is to drop a hint about something, but not go into details or specifics.
The definition of impute is to assign a fault or blame.
To express or otherwise convey (a thought, for example) in an indirect or insidious way.
The quoting of current prices and bids for securities and goods.
A reference to a legal authority, such as a statute, court decision, or treatise, that supports or contradicts a legal argument or position. See also the Bluebook.
A conveyance or scheduled run providing continuing service between means of transportation:
The act of implying or the condition of being implied.
The definition of an indication is a hint, a sign or a symptom.
The set of associations implied by a word in addition to its literal meaning.
The definition of an insinuation is an indirect hint or a suggestion of something bad.
(Law) A plaintiff's allegation explicating the defamatory meaning of the publication or utterance in a libel suit.
An assigned duty or task; a responsibility:
Subtext is defined as the feelings or motives which are the understood meaning of a written work, or the primary personality of a character in a written work or performance.
The definition of an inkling is a suspicion or a hint.
An example that is cited to prove or invalidate a contention or illustrate a point.
To refer to or mention as by way of example, proof, or precedent
To connote is defined as to suggest or convey an additional meaning or a special importance to the usual meaning of a specific word.
To denote is defined as to represent or be a sign of something.
To turn the mind or thought in a particular direction or to a particular conclusion:
To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
To touch is to use your hand to feel, move, operate or otherwise encounter something.
Imply is defined as to suggest or express something indirectly or to involve something naturally.
To make evident indirectly:
A mutual defining of terms, declaration of motives, etc. to clear up a misunderstanding or settle a dispute
An exact written description of an invention by an applicant for a patent.
(Med.) To point to as the advisable treatment
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