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Synonyms for inkling
ˈɪŋk lɪŋinkling

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  1. inkling, intimation, glimmering, glimmernoun

    a slight suggestion or vague understanding

    "he had no inkling what was about to happen"

    intimation, glimmering, breath, glimmer, gleaming, gleam, hint

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  1. inklingnoun

    inclination, desire

  2. inklingnoun

    hint, intimation, whisper

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. inklingnoun

    hint, intimation, allusion

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  1. John Boehner:

    I had no inkling whatsoever, i was as shocked and dismayed by the reports that I read as anyone else around here.

  2. Anthony Fauci:

    You may see in a relatively shorter period of Prime Time, when you're seeing the inkling of the flattening and coming down, but you know, you can't make an arbitrary decision until you see what you're dealing with. You need the data.

  3. David Oliver:

    Whatever the criteria they have to meet, if it is thoroughly up to stuff, they should be able to participate, but if there is even an inkling of wrongdoing still going on, unfortunately all should have to pay the price.

  4. Ashraf Ghani:

    On the morning of that day, I had no inkling that by late afternoon I would be leaving.

  5. Mitch McConnell:

    Not an inkling, but I hoped. Ironically, my wrap-up press conference at the end of the session last Thursday I said the single greatest favor Joe Manchin could give the country is to kill this bill. That’s what the country needs, to see this bill killed. It is absolutely inappropriate and unnecessary at a time when we’re fighting inflation, it was an exciting thing to hear.

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