As a noun hinting
is the act of giving a hint or suggestion.
As a verb hinting
As an adverb hintingly is
in a hinting manner.
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The act of giving a hint or suggestion.
* 2009 , Sarah Zettel, In Camelot's Shadow
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- Risa herself was questioned, as she expected, but the ladies took their cue from Marie and appeared content with her somewhat short answers, even when she only turned her gaze downward and blushed at the hintings at her betrothal.
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