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əˈlu sɪval·lu·sive

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. allusive(adj)

    characterized by indirect references

    "allusive speech is characterized by allusions"


  1. allusive(Adjective)

    Containing or making use of indirect references or hints.

    His speech was allusive.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Allusive(adj)

    figurative; symbolical

  2. Allusive(adj)

    having reference to something not fully expressed; containing an allusion

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of allusive in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of allusive in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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