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suggestive
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  • "Haven’t you a WORD?" asked his companion, with her suggestive smile coming back.
  • This suggestiveness was lost upon Catherine, who repeated her violent inquiry.
  • Mrs. Penniman, to tell the truth, had, in the seclusion of her own apartment—and, I may add, amid the suggestiveness of Catherine’s, which wore in those days the appearance of that of a young lady laying out her trousseau—Mrs. Penniman had measured her responsibilities, and taken fright at their magnitude.
  • I see your side perfectly, but I also"— and she smiled with melancholy suggestiveness—"I also see the situation as a whole!"

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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.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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