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intimation
used in The Great Gatsby

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Definition
a subtle hint or indirect suggestion
  • But I didn't call to him, for he gave a sudden intimation that he was content to be alone — he stretched out his arms toward the dark water in a curious way, and, far as I was from him, I could have sworn he was trembling.
    p. 20.9

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