Imply

usgb/ɪmˈplaɪ/Volume
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LampPro Tip 1/3
Subtle HintingPlay
Use 'imply' to subtly hint at something without openly saying it. SlideHe implied that they were more than just friends.
LampPro Tip 2/3
Not StatedPlay
'Imply' is used when the speaker does not want to state something explicitly. SlideShe implied her displeasure with a frown.
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Listener's InterpretationPlay
'Imply' requires the listener to interpret the meaning beyond the words spoken. SlideHis choice of words implied a hidden agenda.