Origin of insinuation
OTHER WORDS FROM insinuationpre·in·sin·u·a·tion, noun
Words nearby insinuation
How to use insinuation in a sentence
This insinuation is categorically false and is not supported by any finding in the Attorney General’s investigation.Gloria Allred: HRC prez may be liable if found to have aided in Cuomo cover-up|Chris Johnson|August 12, 2021|Washington Blade
Carlson’s two signature “replacement” rants were heavily laden with insinuations that local culture across the country is getting submerged under a tide of migration.The hidden scam behind Tucker Carlson and the right’s ‘replacement’ game|Greg Sargent|April 23, 2021|Washington Post
“There was no awareness or insinuations of any type of inappropriate behavior when we became aware of the chatter at the time,” Schmidt told the Times.
Rivera has pushed back against any insinuation that Smith was the primary reason for the team’s loss, arguing instead that mistakes were shared by all three phases.So much has changed since Alex Smith last started for Washington. The offense might, too.|Nicki Jhabvala|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
Any insinuation to the contrary is false — and an insult to her integrity.Susan Collins Backed Down From a Fight with Private Equity. Now They’re Underwriting Her Reelection.|by Justin Elliott, ProPublica, and Theodoric Meyer, Politico|October 29, 2020|ProPublica
But the insinuation that it contains an inherent nefarious motive is simply a means of dismissing the content.
Technically true, but highly misleading in its insinuation that American jobs are being moved overseas.Is the 2012 Election Finally Breaking Barack Obama’s Way?|Howard Kurtz|November 3, 2012|DAILY BEAST
But now the insinuation is racial: Clinton made those lazy blacks work, and Obama wants to go back to giving them “free stuff.”Michael Tomasky on Mitt Romney’s Crazy Bill Clinton Gambit|Michael Tomasky|August 9, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Its insinuation into the economy of Iran had been widely observed for years.
Power, and inherited influence, and exalted social position have a deadly insinuation.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Reputations for courage and audacity have thus been hourly established by the careful insinuation of hideous expletives.A Cursory History of Swearing|Julian Sharman
I saw in one journal an insinuation that the incidents in the preliminary narrative were possibly without foundation.
She was thinking of his insinuation at Marshall Dean's expense.Warrior Gap|Charles King
He bridled up at the word "illiterate," and repudiated the vile insinuation.My New Curate|P.A. Sheehan