from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Tending to insinuate; insinuating

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Stealing on or into the confidence or affections; having power to gain favor.
  • adj. Using insinuations; giving hints; insinuating.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Making insinuations; hinting; insinuating.
  • Stealing into the affections; ingratiating.


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