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suggestive
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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Definition
tending to bring to mind

(When the thing brought to mind is not clear from context, it is often sex.)
  • The Bishop cleared his throat suggestively; then, recollecting that there was really nothing to say, considerately said nothing, only sat tapping his foot impatiently.
    Chapter 12 (73% in)

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