I can never bring you to realise the importance of sleeves, the suggestiveness of thumb-nails, or the great issues that may hang from a boot-lace.
"It was most suggestive," said Holmes.
The point about the signature is very suggestive—in fact, we may call it conclusive.
Then the fact that the two men were never together, but that the one always appeared when the other was away, was suggestive.
From the lower part of the face he appeared to be a man of strong character, with a thick, hanging lip, and a long, straight chin suggestive of resolution pushed to the length of obstinacy.
It is, I am afraid, not very encouraging to his supporters, though there are one or two points in it which are suggestive.
You have no further evidence, I suppose, than that which you have placed before us—no suggestive detail which might help us?
Ah! that is suggestive.
Only one little item in another of the morning papers, but it is a suggestive one.
"It is perhaps less suggestive than it might have been," he remarked, "and yet there are a few inferences which are very distinct, and a few others which represent at least a strong balance of probability.
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Faris leers, glancing between us suggestively.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
After that the boys stopped coming to our street, but one of the small boys who played with Atal would call out suggestively, "How is Haroon?" whenever I passed by.