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allude
used in 1984 by Orwell

2 uses
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Definition
to make an indirect reference
  • 'In the place where there is no darkness,' he said, as though he had recognized the allusion.
    p. 178.2
  • It was the place with no darkness: he saw now why O'Brien had seemed to recognize the allusion.
    p. 229.7

There are no more uses of "allude" in 1984 by Orwell.

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