To hint is defined as to suggest something.
To mention as something to think over, act on, etc.; bring to the mind for consideration
To make evident indirectly:
Imply is defined as to suggest or express something indirectly or to involve something naturally.
Propose is defined as to suggest or recommend or to ask for someone's hand in marriage.
Find another word for drop-a-hint. In this page you can discover 5 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for drop-a-hint, like: hint, suggest, intimate, imply and propose.