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Another word for insinuate

  1. To introduce gradually and slyly

      1. Any of various invertebrates, especially an annelid, flatworm, nematode, or nemertean, having a long, flexible, rounded or flattened body, often without obvious appendages.
      2. Any of various crawling insect larvae, such as a grub or a caterpillar, having a soft elongated body.
      3. Any of various other animals, such as a shipworm or a slowworm, having a long slender limbless body.
      1. Physical or mental effort or activity directed toward the production or accomplishment of something:
      2. Such effort or activity by which one makes a living; employment:
      3. A trade, profession, or other means of livelihood:
      1. Moving air, especially a natural and perceptible movement of air parallel to or along the ground.
      2. A movement of air generated artificially, as by bellows or a fan.
      3. The direction from which a movement of air comes:
      1. To pass (troops, for example) surreptitiously into enemy-held territory.
      2. To penetrate with hostile intent:
      3. To enter or take up positions in gradually or surreptitiously, as for purposes of espionage or takeover:
      1. To pass off as genuine, valuable, or worthy:
      2. To impose (something or someone unwanted) upon another by coercion or trickery:
      3. To insert fraudulently or deceitfully:
      1. A thin, sharpened side, as of the blade of a cutting instrument.
      2. The degree of sharpness of a cutting blade.
      3. A penetrating, incisive quality:
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  2. To convey an idea by indirect, subtle means

Another word for insinuate

  1. To make an indirect hint

  2. To introduce slowly or artfully