Definitions for intimation
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hint, intimation, breath(noun)
an indirect suggestion
"not a breath of scandal ever touched her"
inkling, intimation, glimmering, glimmer(noun)
a slight suggestion or vague understanding
"he had no inkling what was about to happen"
The act of intimating; also, the thing intimated.
A hint; an obscure or indirect suggestion or notice; a remote or ambiguous reference; as, he had given only intimations of his design.
Origin: From intimatio (Compare intimation)
the act of intimating; also, the thing intimated
a hint; an obscure or indirect suggestion or notice; a remote or ambiguous reference; as, he had given only intimations of his design
Origin: [L. intimatio: cf. F. intimation.]
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