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to suggest that you think something without saying it directly
to try to suggest something without saying it directly
to communicate ideas or feelings indirectly
to avoid answering a question or making a decision in a definite or direct way
to avoid giving a clear decision or answer
to avoid talking about something or answering a question
to avoid talking about something unpleasant
to avoid answering a question by asking a different question or by saying something clever
formal to tell people something in an indirect way
to be careful about what you say in order to be polite or not offend someone
in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders
in golf, a gentle hit of the ball so that it rolls along the ground a short distance towards the...
be reversed; be as if it had never happened
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