Again, the innuendo that the guest in Room 2820 was involved in the incident is false and utterly baseless.
The definition of “innuendo,” according to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, is “an oblique allusion.”
And then, with the innuendo of advertising copy, things get a little steamy.
When they sang along to Flo Rida's "Whistle," do you think they got the innuendo?
(Chandler seems to be mistaken in asserting Abu Aisha was in the same car though; this is his version of guilt by innuendo).
He might degrade Marcolina by mockery and lascivious phrases, full of innuendo.
He meant to be offensive, since the innuendo was unmistakable.
Schiaparelli has been called an impostor, and Lowell has come in for his full share of vituperation and innuendo.
Then without waiting for a reply to this innuendo he turned his attention to Hardy.
innuendo he had always found more effective than direct statement.
1670s, "oblique hint, indiscreet suggestion," usually a deprecatory one, from Latin innuendo "by meaning, pointing to," literally "giving a nod to," ablative of gerund of innuere "to mean, signify," literally "to nod to," from in- "at" + nuere "to nod" (see numinous). Originally a legal phrase (1560s) from Medieval Latin, with the sense of "to wit." It often introduced the derogatory meaning alleged in libel cases, which influenced its broader meaning. As a verb, from 1706.