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1. insinuate

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɪnjuːeɪt'] introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner.

Synonyms

  • introduce

Antonyms

  • break even
  • lose

Etymology

  • insinuo (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Insinuate

  • accentuate

How do you spell insinuate? Is it incinuate ?

A common misspelling of insinuate is incinuate

Example sentences of the word insinuate


1. Verb, base form
Another con is that group members are tempted to insinuate conflict reduction techniques into the process.

Quotes containing the word insinuate


1. I suppose that one reason I have always detested religion is its sly tendency to insinuate the idea that the universe is designed with 'you' in mind or, even worse, that there is a divine plan into which one fits whether one knows it or not. This kind of modesty is too arrogant for me.
- Christopher Hitchens, Hitch-22: A Memoir

2. insinuate

verb. ['ˌɪnˈsɪnjuːeɪt'] give to understand.

Synonyms

  • suggest
  • hint
  • adumbrate

Antonyms

  • extrinsic
  • unfriendly
  • distant
  • unsexy

Etymology

  • insinuo (Latin)
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