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in·ti·mate2

intimate2

 
pronunciation:
In t meIt
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Grammatical Patterns
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: intimates, intimating, intimated
definition: to make known with a hint or other indirect suggestion; imply.
She intimated that he had been involved in the theft.[verb + (that) + clause ]
synonyms:
hint, imply, suggest
similar words:
advert, allude, connote, insinuate, rumor
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derivation: intimation (n.)