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intimation
used in Babbitt

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a subtle hint or indirect suggestion
  • He who had once controlled or seemed to control his life in a progress unimpassioned but diligent and sane was for that fortnight borne on a current of desire and very bad whisky and all the complications of new acquaintances, those furious new intimates who demand so much more attention than old friends.
    Chapter 29 (19% in)

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