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Overview of noun hint

The noun hint has 5 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (1) hint, intimation, breath

(an indirect suggestion; "not a breath of scandal ever touched her")

2. (1) hint, clue

(a slight indication)

3. touch, hint, tinge, mite, pinch, jot, speck, soupcon

(a slight but appreciable amount; "this dish could use a touch of garlic")

4. trace, hint, suggestion

(a just detectable amount; "he speaks French with a trace of an accent")

5. tip, lead, steer, confidential information, wind, hint

(an indication of potential opportunity; "he got a tip on the stock market"; "a good lead for a job")

Overview of verb hint

The verb hint has 1 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (7) hint, suggest

(drop a hint; intimate by a hint) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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