Words Like ALLUDE

We have put together a list of words that are similar to ALLUDE.

4 Alternative Words Similar to allude

1 Touch Verb      Synonym Words Like Touch
2 Advert Verb      Synonym Words Like Advert
3 Hint Verb      Synonym Words Like Hint
4 Suggest Verb      Synonym Words Like Suggest

1 examples of allude

1 the story alludes to a recent transaction

9 definitions of allude

1 To refer to something indirectly or by suggestion; to have reference to a subject not specifically and plainly mentioned; -- followed by to.
2 To compare allusively; to refer (something) as applicable.
3 make a more or less disguised reference to
4 To make an indirect reference: The candidate alluded to the recent war by saying, "We've all made sacrifices.”
5 To play with or make game of.
6 To compare.
7 To make an allusion; refer casually or indirectly: with to (formerly also unto).
8 To pun; have a punning reference.
9 To refer to something indirectly or by suggestion
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