allude definition

  • verb-intransitive:
    • To make an indirect reference: The candidate alluded to the recent war by saying, "We've all made sacrifices.”
    • to mention to some thing ultimately or by suggestion; having reference to a topic not especially and plainly discussed; -- accompanied by to.
  • verb:
    • To refer to some thing indirectly or by recommendation
    • make a far more or less disguised mention of
  • verb-transitive:
    • examine allusively; to refer (some thing) as applicable.
  • others:
    • To play with or make-game of.
    • evaluate.
    • To make an allusion; recommend casually or indirectly: with to (formerly in addition unto).
    • To pun; have a punning research.

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