Thesaurus / insinuate
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Although Rivera held out the possibility of reaching a long-term agreement with Scherff before the July 15 deadline, he also insinuated the team is prepared to have him play on an $18 million salary.
RON RIVERA DISCUSSES ALEX SMITH RELEASE, SAYS WASHINGTON IS STILL WEIGHING OPTIONS AT QBNICKI JHABVALAMARCH 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Smith said at season’s end that he planned to “take a few weeks” to decide his future in football, but in later interviews he strongly insinuated that he wanted to keep playing.
ALEX SMITH RELEASED BY WASHINGTON FOOTBALL TEAM, BECOMES A FREE AGENT FOR FIRST TIMENICKI JHABVALAMARCH 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
We hope that the report — which we have not seen — and those sharing the information would not insinuate to the public that there is a danger present.
NEW REPORT FINDS TOXIC HEAVY METALS IN POPULAR BABY FOODS. FDA FAILED TO WARN CONSUMERS OF RISK.LAURA REILEYFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
On the other hand, it clearly insinuates that there were unspecified instances of substandard performance by Wolfe.
‘IT’S A SHOT AT MY REPUTATION’: LAUREN WOLFE REACTS TO NYT’S STATEMENT ABOUT HER DISMISSALERIK WEMPLEJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Both are very charming in Trolus, and he has turned them to good account to insinuate himself or to overcome a difficulty.
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
A vague, ridiculous, unfounded sort of jealousy of the Harpers had begun to insinuate itself.
ROBIN REDBREASTMARY LOUISA MOLESWORTH
"How dare you insinuate——" began Murray, and he violently shook the old man by the collar.
JACK HARKAWAY'S BOY TINKER AMONG THE TURKSBRACEBRIDGE HEMYNG
Do you insinuate that I am naturally an object for laughter?
PAUL PATOFFF. MARION CRAWFORD
Her object was to insinuate herself, so to speak, into fortune, by making herself useful to some great person.
COURT BEAUTIES OF OLD WHITEHALLW. R. H. TROWBRIDGE
As for the things you are attempting to insinuate against me, what possible harm in the end can such untruths do?
MARJORIE DEAN COLLEGE FRESHMANPAULINE LESTER
WORDS RELATED TO INSINUATE
- bend one's ear
- cut to pieces
- cut up
- rattle on
- spill the beans
- talk idly
- tell secrets
- tell tales
- tell tales out of school
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