verb (used with object)
Origin of suggest
Examples from the Web for suggest
But Goff called it “insulting” to suggest that he might be running a super PAC for personal gain.
We might even see data that suggest the program is performing efficiently.
They suggest acupuncture and counseling to work on these deeper issues.Men, Ice Your Balls To Make Babies—and Other Male Fertility Fixes|Tom Sykes|December 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Now the hackers, with their reference to the 9/11 attacks, suggest they are prepared to kill.
This is not to suggest that Mailer ever lost the intellectual toughness which was central to his work.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Notwithstanding this copy-book preamble, my boy, I am inclined to suggest a little prudence on your part.The Papers And Writings Of Abraham Lincoln, Volume One|Abraham Lincoln
These suggest the idea of their having been ponds at the first glance.Retrospect of Western Travel, Volume II (of 2)|Harriet Martineau
He did not suggest means of avoiding the apparent alternative of universities subsidized by the rich.Philosophy and The Social Problem|Will Durant
All that medical science could suggest was done to no avail.Alcohol: A Dangerous and Unnecessary Medicine, How and Why|Martha M. Allen
I am inclined to bring in here the Granta, and to suggest that it may have been a Sax.The River-Names of Europe|Robert Ferguson
British Dictionary definitions for suggest
verb (tr; may take a clause as object)
Word Origin for suggest
Word Origin and History for suggest
1520s, from Latin suggestus, past participle of suggerere (see suggestion). Related: Suggested; suggesting.