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intimation
used in Northanger Abbey

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a subtle hint or indirect suggestion
  • The name of "Eleanor" at the same moment, in his loudest tone, resounded through the building, giving to his daughter the first intimation of his presence, and to Catherine terror upon terror.
    Chapter 24 (24% in)

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