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intimation
used in Animal Farm

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Definition
a subtle hint or indirect suggestion
  • When the cheering had died down, Napoleon, who had remained on his feet, intimated that he too had a few words to say.
    p. 139.0
intimated = indicated (showed indirectly)
There are no more uses of "intimation" in Animal Farm.

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