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1 suggestion

An idea that is suggested.

Roget 695: advice, counsel, adhortation; word to the wise; suggestion, submonition, recommendation, advocacy; advisement.    exhortation etc. (persuasion) 615; ... show more

Roget 516: meaning; signification, significance; sense, expression; import, purport; force; drift, tenor, spirit, bearing, coloring; scope.    ... show more

Dutch: voorstel, suggestie

2 suggestion

A proposal offered for acceptance or rejection:
— It was a suggestion we couldn't refuse.

synonyms: proffer, proposition.

Roget 514: supposition, assumption, assumed position, postulation, condition, presupposition, hypothesis, blue sky hypothesis, postulate, postulatum [Lat.], theory; thesis, theorem; ... show more

Roget 626: plan, scheme, design, project; proposal, proposition, suggestion; resolution, motion; precaution etc. (provision) 673; deep-laid plan ... show more

Dutch: aanbod, poging

3 suggestion

A just detectable amount.

synonyms: hint, tint, trace.

Roget 505: memory, remembrance; retention, retentiveness; tenacity; veteris vestigia flammae [Lat.]; tablets of the memory; readiness.    reminiscence, recognition, recollection, rememoration; recurrence, flashback; ... show more

Roget 527: information, enlightenment, acquaintance, knowledge etc. 490; publicity etc. 531; data etc. 467.    communication, ... show more

Dutch: spoor

4 suggestion

Persuasion formulated as a suggestion.

synonym: prompting.

5 suggestion

The sequential mental process in which one thought leads to another by association.

6 suggestion

The act of inducing hypnosis.

synonyms: hypnotism, mesmerism.

Moby thesaurus: admonition, advice, advising, advocacy, allegory, allusion, arcane meaning, ascendancy, aspersion, assumption, authority, bare suggestion, breath, briefing, broad hint, cast, catchword, caution, caveat, characterization ... show more.

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