Synonyms of adumbrate


1. sketch, outline, adumbrate, describe, depict, draw

usage: describe roughly or briefly or give the main points or summary of; "sketch the outline of the book"; "outline his ideas"

2. intimate, adumbrate, insinuate, hint, suggest

usage: give to understand; "I insinuated that I did not like his wife"

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