The meaning of the word Insinuation is to suggest or to hint something bad about someone or something in an indirect or unpleasant way.
The word Insinuation is a noun. Insinuation also takes the form of an adjective and an adverb.
Noun – Insinuation
- The emperor was blind to the insinuations created by his Finance Minister.
Verb – Insinuate
- He insinuated that most people in this industry were immoral.
Adjective – Insinuating
- His uncouth, insinuating laughter makes me irate.