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adjective as in indicating

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noun as in propounding

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Given that these are precisely the groups that are losing the most from distance learning, this suggests we should make their return to in-person school a priority.

Though there are testing standards for water filters used by the military—I highly suggest looking into NSF protocol P248, which some brands use—they are not mandated for civilian products.

The 1 million figure suggests that Sinopharm’s inoculation program has rapidly expanded in recent weeks.

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No damage to his eyes yet, but she suggested we get a pair of blue-light blockers.

Perhaps one day, an app could automatically suggest who should be invited to a birthday party and then find the best time to host the gathering—to avoid someone being left out.

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Searchers reported seeing a large shadow on the seabed, suggesting the crashed jet has been located.

On Monday, Soelistyo had jolted relatives as well as searchers by suggesting that the plane could be “at the bottom of the sea.”

The narrator is suggesting that they build a snowman that looks like a minister.

Gutierrez tries unsuccessfully to insinuate that Jay was cheating on Stephanie, suggesting ulterior motives.

If it is the tank, then it looks reasonably intact, suggesting it did not fail.

These rock strata are so straight and so symmetrical that they resemble a series of chimneys suggesting their name.

Thus her neighbours talked of Dorothy, suggesting the worst motives as the cause of her recent adventure.

When the rear came up, two archers appeared in view, immediately suggesting the nearness of an enemy; and Bruce held back his men.

The words substantial form were pronounced for two thousand years without suggesting the least notion.

An attempt to minimise misconceptions is made by suggesting alternative renderings in the Index.


On this page you'll find 15 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to suggesting, such as: implying, and saying.

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