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hinted Sentence Examples

  • He hinted this case was only one of his many accomplishments.

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  • She sent to Bartlesville for information on the pediatrics ward and hinted at interest in a job there.

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  • Yet, no dream ever hinted that this was her end.

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  • So threatening were the symptoms that the royalists at Paris and the plenipotentiaries at Vienna talked of deporting him to the Azores, while others more than hinted at assassination.

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  • From Cape Town it was now hinted that the movement in which Jameson was to co-operate should, in Rhodes's view, be carried out under the British flag.

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  • Their mode of life and dress was peculiar and hinted at innovation.

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  • Moreover, he has already hinted at its contents in xix.

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  • Denisov paused, thought a moment, and, evidently understanding what Rostov hinted at, seized his arm.

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  • Even Mr. Cade had hinted that it was unusually large.

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  • "And don't make a sound," she added, in a higher voice that hinted of her ability to bring the other guests a-running.

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  • When they questioned Jake Weller about the source of the high-level endorsement, he hinted Lydia Larkin knew someone in the system who'd pulled strings.

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  • But it is not unlikely that this story was invented to supersede the account of the incestuous union of Conchobar with his sister, which seems to be hinted at on various occasions.

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  • This is assumed from a satirical reference in the Flyting of Dunbar and Kennedie, where, too, it is hinted that he was a member of the noble house of Dunbar.

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  • This reply of Balashev's, which hinted at the recent defeats of the French in Spain, was much appreciated when he related it at Alexander's court, but it was not much appreciated at Napoleon's dinner, where it passed unnoticed.

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  • Another who wished to gain some advantage would attract the Emperor's attention by loudly advocating the very thing the Emperor had hinted at the day before, and would dispute and shout at the council, beating his breast and challenging those who did not agree with him to duels, thereby proving that he was prepared to sacrifice himself for the common good.

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  • The Tsarevich hinted at treachery and demanded a general engagement.

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  • True to our verbal blackout, nothing specific was said but the tone of her conversation hinted at sensational news.

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  • He hinted Janet's teaching qualifications were a bit suspect.

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  • The difficulty already hinted at, which individualistic systems of ethics experience in connecting particular duties with the abstract principle of duty is a proof of the failure of their method.

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  • It is hinted that he made a mysterious visit to the American colonies.

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  • He had spoken disrespectfully of the church, it was said, had even hinted that Antichrist might be found to be in Rome, had fomented in his preaching the quarrel between Bohemians and Germans, and had, notwithstanding all that had passed, continued to speak of Wycliffe as both a pious man and an orthodox teacher.

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  • The duchess of Kent had communicated her projects to Lord Melbourne, and they were known to many other statesmen, and to persons in society; but the gossip of drawing-rooms during the years 1837-38 continually represented that the young queen had fallen in love with Prince This or Lord That, and the more imaginative babblers hinted at post-chaises waiting outside Kensington Gardens in the night, private marriages and so forth.

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  • Authority, as already hinted, has properly no place in textual criticism.

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  • If this supposition be true, there would be reason to believe in the double introduction of the bird into England at least, as already hinted, but positive information is almost wholly wanting.'

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  • Further, it is hinted that these general qualities may be looked upon as the modes of action of simple bodies.

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  • Yet it was Herodotus himself who first hinted at the new use of the word, applied merely to the details accumulated during a long search for knowledge.

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  • And sometimes he " darkly hinted " that he himself was Christ, calling himself the Standing One.

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  • Nothing but Cicero's wish to do a favour to Pompey could have induced him to take up what must have been a distasteful task; indeed, it is hinted that the half-heartedness of the defence materially contributed to Gabinius's condemnation.

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  • ' A belief hinted again at the close of Lessing's Education of the Human Race; also - more definitely - by J.

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  • If too closely packed, the soil particles present mechanical obstacles to growth; if too retentive of moisture, the root-hairs suffer, as already hinted; if too open or over-drained, the plant succumbs to drought.

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  • The evolutionary theory, more than hinted at in Kant's " Physical Geography," has, since the writings of Charles Darwin, become the unifying principle in geography.

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  • The charge of complicity was freely levelled at Caesar, and indeed was hinted at by Cato in the great debate in the senate.

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  • In the spring of 1561, Mary's brother, Lord James Stewart, lay prior of St Andrews, visited her in the mission to France, Elizabeth announced that a marriage of Mary with a Spanish, Imperial or French prince would mean war, while she still hinted at the Leicester marriage, or perhaps at a union with young Henry Darnley, son of Lennox.

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  • He also hinted at the necessity for European combination to resist American competition.

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  • When men hinted at a rivalry between them, John plainly declared " He must increase, and I must decrease": and the reply of Jesus was to leave Judaea for Galilee.

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  • For while Hegel, depending on a numerical proportion suggested by Plato, hinted in a single sentence that it might be a mistake to look for a planet between Mars and Jupiter, Giuseppe Piazzi (q.v.) had already discovered the first of the asteroids (Ceres) on the ist of January 1801.

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  • The state of the prison, the desperation of the prisoners, broadly hinted in their conversation and plainly expressed in their conduct, the uproar of oaths, complaints and obscenity, the indescribable stench, presented together a concentration of the utmost misery and the utmost guilt."

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  • Cicero offered to supply the material, and hinted that Lucceius need not sacrifice laudation to accuracy.

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  • He held extreme Catholic views and wrote on the most risque subjects; he gave himself aristocratic airs and hinted at a mysterious past, though his parentage was entirely bourgeois and his youth very hum-drum and innocent.

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  • That in my answer to his first letter I refused his correspondence, told him I had laid philosophy aside, sent him only the experiment of projectiles (rather shortly hinted than carefully described), in compliment to sweeten my answer, expected to hear no further from him; could scarce persuade myself to answer his second letter; did not answer his third, was upon other things; thought no further of philosophical matters than his letters put me upon it, and therefore may be allowed not to have had my thoughts of that kind about me so well at that time.

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  • Between ten and eleven years ago there was an hypothesis of mine registered in your books, wherein I hinted a cause of gravity towards the earth, sun and planets, with the dependence of the celestial motions thereon; in which the proportion of the decrease of gravity from the superficies of the planet (though for brevity's sake not there expressed) can be no other than reciprocally duplicate of the distance from the centre.

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  • He hinted that success would not even then be assured until something was done to reform the constitution of the House of Lords.

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  • He sincerely believed that the exaggeration and exaltation of the popular editor of the Pesti Hirlap would cast the nation back into the old evil conditions from which it had only just been raised, mainly by Szechenyi's own extraordinary efforts, and in Kelet nepe, which is also an autobiography, he prophetically hinted at an approaching revolution.

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  • Roland hinted disapproval, but did not venture more.

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  • By birth and marriage he was a Southerner, and the citizens of Norfolk counted on his throwing in his lot with them; but professional pride, and affection for the flag under which he had served for more than fifty years, held him true to his allegiance; he passionately rejected the proposals of his fellow-townsmen, and as it was more than hinted to him that his longer stay in Norfolk might be dangerous, he hastily quitted that place, and offered his services to the government at Washington.

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  • Even Lister, who proceeded on quite different lines, hinted at the possibility of such a compensation.

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  • He hinted that the work of Leo XIII.

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  • Details of her sufferings were only hinted.

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  • "I suppose you're anxious to get back on the road," Dean hinted.

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  • It has been hinted that Lamartine's personal narratives are doubtfully trustworthy; with regard to his Eastern travels some of the episodes were stigmatized as mere inventions.

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  • Kate Bosworth has hinted she wants to marry boyfriend Orlando Bloom.

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  • The damper suggested high mileage, while the replaced number plate, he said, hinted at a rear-end collision.

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  • If I feel courageous, I will report later on the nature of the roadworks hinted at by this sign.

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  • Peter Taylor has hinted that Keith Andrews could be rested for tomorrow's local Derby against Leeds United at Elland Road.

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  • hinted at the possibility of fiscal measures to promote that investment.

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  • In my previous review I hinted at his sexual preference, which still does well here to convince me of the fact.

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  • repressed sexuality or perhaps impotence is hinted at.

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  • teaser website that hinted at what it might do.

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  • 9), and in their present shape were hardly pronounced in public - a fact that seems to be hinted at in the statement that he was " dumb " till the fall of Jerusalem (iii.26, xxxiii.

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  • A repressed sexuality or perhaps impotence is hinted at.

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  • All of the symptoms hinted towards the disorder, making the doctor feel more confident in his diagnosis.

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  • I've hinted that I like him but he is pretty oblivious when it comes to situations like these.

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  • We hinted at it last week, and People confirmed soon after.

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  • While you can expect to find a few pictures of the ceremony on the Internet, DeGeneres has hinted around that she will show a few bits and pieces of the ceremony on The Ellen Show, but hasn't announced when.

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  • During the Jon and Kate Plus 8 season premiere in May 2009, Jon and Kate both hinted that their marriage may be falling apart.

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  • Their sound was constantly evolving and hinted at multiple genres from psychedelic to hard driving rock to disco.

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  • Nintendo's own Reggie Fils-Aime recently hinted that someone was working on a browser for the Nintendo DS, and that if no one would do it, Nintendo likely would.

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  • Nintendo has hinted at the possibility of downloadable demos, game updates, extensions, expansion packs, and much more in the future.

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  • These conditions are hinted at in the text box, and include things like holding onto titles, winning over certain opponents, or spending time in other modes.

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  • Rumors and folklore hinted at Cabernet Sauvignon's origins.

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  • Occasionally, I have hinted but she subtly avoids talking on matters related to sex.

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  • While Nolan at one time confirmed Batman would end in a trilogy for him, the stars of the three films hinted that the character and storyline could be resurrected again.

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  • Kayla (Days) - The name Kayla is a twist on Katherine, while Kayla is softer and gentler; she possesses the strength hinted at by Katherine.

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  • The company also hinted that it is examining the potential of package delivery to homes.

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  • Rumors began circulating that Spears had cheated on Timberlake, which was also hinted at in Timberlake's song Cry Me a River.

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  • Producer Martin Hannett hinted at Happy Mondays future dance floor direction with tracks such as 'Lazyitis'.

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  • The final episode was a cliffhanger, which hinted at the possibility that Shannon might be pregnant again.

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  • The premiere confirmed what the first season finale had hinted at: Shannon believed she was pregnant, and sent her sister and her son out to pick up a pregnancy test.

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  • She hinted Ray J was the father, then backed away from it, and then seemed to hint it again.

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  • The Gosselins have never been open and forthcoming about the matter, and have only hinted at things on the show and in interviews.

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  • Kate's sister, who is now reportedly looking after the children while Kate participates in Dancing With the Stars, has hinted at strained relations between Kate and her parents.

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  • Tabloids hinted that the relationship was less than rosy, and the second season of Kourtney and Khloe Take Miami showed just how bad things had become.

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  • Tamra frequently spoke highly of her relationship and hinted at an abusive past that Simon helped her overcome.

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  • Spenser hinted at the final product in his letter to Raleigh but between the time of that letter and the earliest publication of The Faerie Queene in 1590 it had already changed.

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