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1. insinuating

adjective. ['ˌɪnˈsɪnjuːeɪtɪŋ'] calculated to please or gain favor.

Synonyms

  • flattering
  • ingratiatory

Antonyms

  • displeasing
  • dissuasive
  • uncomplimentary

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Words that Rhyme with Insinuating

  • abating
  • abbreviating
  • abdicating
  • abducting
  • abducting
  • abetting
  • aborting
  • abrogating
  • abutting
  • accelerating
  • accenting
  • accentuating
  • accepting
  • accepting
  • accommodating
  • accosting
  • accrediting
  • accumulating
  • acquitting
  • acting

Example sentences of the word insinuating


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
The purpose is to create tension within the reader by insinuating possible scenarios for later use in the story.

Quotes containing the word insinuating


1. People are always insinuating that I’m rude. They say things like “Shh,” and “Careful what you say,” and “I think that guy’s listening in on our conversation.
- Bauvard, Some Inspiration for the Overenthusiastic

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