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Third person singular
- (transitive) To imply but stop short of saying explicitly.
- Are you suggesting that I killed my wife?
- To make one suppose; cause one to suppose (something)
- The name "hamburger" suggests that hamburgers originated from Hamburg.
- (transitive) To ask for without demanding.
- I’d like to suggest that we go out to lunch.
- (ask for without demanding) This is a catenative verb that takes the gerund (the form ending in -ing). See Appendix:English catenative verbs
- (imply but stop short of saying explicitly): hint, imply
- (ask for without demanding): propose
- See also Wikisaurus:advise
imply but stop short of saying explicitly See imply
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