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Definition of Allude
AlludeAllude Al*lude", v. i. [imp. & p. p. Alluded; p. pr. & vb.
n. Alluding.] [L. alludere to play with, to allude; ad +
ludere to play.]
To refer to something indirectly or by suggestion; to have
reference to a subject not specifically and plainly
mentioned; -- followed by to; as, the story alludes to a
These speeches . . . do seem to allude unto such
ministerial garments as were then in use. --Hooker.
Syn: To refer; point; indicate; hint; suggest; intimate;
signify; insinuate; advert. See Refer.
Allude Al*lude", v. t.
To compare allusively; to refer (something) as applicable.
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- direction: "If A alludes
to B, then B does not allude
to A. The Bible
does not allude
to Shakespeare, though Shakespeare
to the Bible." Irwin...
to the north. Because
of her efforts, she was nicknamed
to the prophet
in the Book of Exodus
who led the Hebrews
- interview, RuPaul
said, "Well, betra**** might
be the wrong
word. 'Betra****' alludes
to an idea that there
was some kind of a promise
made to me, and there...
- off drugs
Phoenix". In the 1997 musical, The Fix, Phoenix
to in the song "Mistress of Deception" in the lines, "Hot young actor
- films about dysfunctional families
s****ing a father figure allude
to his own troubled
childhood. DiCaprio often plays characters
- and that this accorded
with "their usually received
groupings". Odling alluded
to the idea of a periodic
law but did not pursue
it. He subsequently
- of funding
for already-stretched mental health services worldwide being alluded
a Five Star Movement event
- name ****stan literally means
"land of the pure" in Urdu and Persian. It alludes
to the word پاک (pāk), meaning
"pure" in Persian
and Pashto. The suffix...
of IBM's attempts
industry. The ad alludes
Orwell's novel, Nineteen
Eighty-Four, which describes
a chancellor before becoming
in the prequel trilogy alludes
to Hitler's role before appointing himself
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