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Synonyms of insinuating

Verb


1. insinuate, bring in, introduce

usage: introduce or insert (oneself) in a subtle manner; "He insinuated himself into the conversation of the people at the nearby table"

2. intimate, adumbrate, insinuate, hint, suggest

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

Adjective


1. ingratiating, insinuating, ingratiatory, flattering (vs. unflattering)

usage: calculated to please or gain favor; "a smooth ingratiating manner"

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