verb (used with object)
Origin of suggest
Examples from the Web for suggested
She suggested that Gregory stack newspapers on his desk to give the set an intimate, coffeehouse feel.
At one point, Turness suggested that Gregory have a live band close out the show to commemorate the death of Nelson Mandela.
Over the years, several MPs have alleged cover-ups or suggested that investigations were shut down by senior security officials.Victim: I Watched British MPs Rape and Murder Young Boys|Nico Hines|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Putin suggested that all the West wanted was to turn the Russian bear into “taxidermy.”After His Disastrous Annual Press Conference, Putin Needs A Hug|Anna Nemtsova|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Potter suggested that she drive herself to Millwood Hospital, a mental-health facility.
Now I had never thought of such a thing until he suggested it.The Story of Scraggles|George Wharton James
Sahwah suggested that we print our inquiry on a pennant and fasten it across the front of the car.The Campfire Girls Go Motoring|Hildegard G. Frey
Then, as the night grew cold, Tish suggested that we shove them near the fire, which we did.Tish, The Chronicle of Her Escapades and Excursions|Mary Roberts Rinehart
"Supreme chief of thieves and picaroons," I suggested again.Romance|Joseph Conrad and F.M. Hueffer
"While I suggested the movement and claim a place also," said Alec, with an eagerness foreign to him.The Great Airship.|F. S. Brereton
British Dictionary definitions for suggested
verb (tr; may take a clause as object)
Word Origin for suggest
Word Origin and History for suggested
1520s, from Latin suggestus, past participle of suggerere (see suggestion). Related: Suggested; suggesting.