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Was this a hint that he’d had enough of her company for tonight?
She hoped he would take the hint and leave her alone.
Sam keeps dropping hints about what he wants for his birthday.
Ferguson has dropped his broadest hint yet that he will retire next year.
There was a hint of impatience in his voice.
yellow with a hint of green
The profession welcomed the recommendations with more than a hint of relief.
‘I am clearly the best man for the job,’ he declared, without the slightest hint of irony.
‘Maybe,’ she replied with the hint of a smile.
After ten days of negotiations, there was still no hint of a breakthrough.
The early morning weather gave no hint of the storms to come.
This leaflet is full of handy hints about safety in the home.
hints on how to improve your computer skills
This is the British English definition of hint. View American English definition of hint.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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