allude

All Verb Noun
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  • He never allowed himself to allude in any way to her professional duties. Cited from The Claverings, by Anthony Trollope
  • In any case I hope you will never allude again to any money questions. Cited from Evelyn Innes, by George Moore
  • It has been alluded to by other works in many types of media.
  • To this latter class of friends, it seems meet that we should particularly allude. Cited from The Underground Railroad, by William Still
  • You cannot approach the person to whom we are alluding as you can either of our others. Cited from The Far Horizon, by Lucas Malet
  • I have only just one or two more points to allude to. Cited from Scientific American Supplement, No. 481, March 21, 1885, by Various
  • Thus the title of the work alludes to this act of looking back.
  • Although he appears in the fourth season, his character was alluded several times in the third season.
  • Neither can there be a history of that business written without alluding to myself. Cited from History of the American Clock Business, by Chauncey Jerome
  • I allude of course not so much to things she heard as to things she saw and felt. Cited from Embarrassments, by Henry James
  • I knew the fact, and expected he would allude to them, but he did not. Cited from The Memories of Fifty Years, by William H. Sparks
  • Its present structure alludes to the historical tower and will be used as a view tower.
  • They leave and the red light on the machine goes out, alluding to something unknown.
  • The album's title and cover allude to the board game of the same name.
  • It also alludes to politics and the historical relations between the two countries.
  • What kept him from alluding to the matter in any way? Cited from Literary Love-Letters, by Robert Herrick
  • The last point alluding to the fact that tour was expected to lose money.
  • Several common names allude to the prominent red flowers of the species.
  • I allude to the lady you saw, first in front of and then behind the girl who was shot. Cited from The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow, by Anna Katharine Green
  • "I don't like you to allude to my father as you do." Cited from The Black Tor, by George Manville Fenn
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Meaning of allude

  • verb Make a more or less disguised reference to
    He alluded to the problem but did not mention it