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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.
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.
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.
On the other hand, it clearly insinuates that there were unspecified instances of substandard performance by Wolfe.
Both are very charming in Trolus, and he has turned them to good account to insinuate himself or to overcome a difficulty.
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.
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.
As for the things you are attempting to insinuate against me, what possible harm in the end can such untruths do?

WORDS RELATED TO INSINUATE

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propinquitynoun | [proh-ping-kwi-tee ]SEE DEFINITION
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