What does insinuating mean?

Definitions for insinuatingɪnˈsɪn yuˌeɪ tɪŋ

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Insinuating

    of Insinuate

  2. Insinuating(adj)

    winding, creeping, or flowing in, quietly or stealthily; suggesting; winning favor and confidence insensibly


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of insinuating in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of insinuating in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Winston Churchill, responding to a journalist:

    Are you insinuating that I am a purveyor of terminological inexactitudes?

  2. Paula Faris:

    It’s basically insinuating that I ca n’t think independently of my husband.

  3. Confucius:

    Fine words and an insinuating appearance are seldom associated with true virtue.

  4. Paula Faris:

    All of the sudden, the husband turns to the wife, ‘ I told you she was going to be in jail. You do n’t want to waste your vote. ’ Or the boyfriend turns to the girlfriend, ‘ She’s gon na get locked up, ’ it’s basically insinuating that I ca n’t think independently of my husband.

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