Definition of subaudition in US English:

subaudition

noun

  • A thing that is not stated, only implied or inferred.

    ‘the actual meaning of the noun is, most likely, “disaster,” with a subaudition of “terror”’

Origin

Late 18th century: from late Latin subauditio(n-), from subaudire ‘understand’.

Pronunciation

subaudition

/ˌsəbôˈdiSHən/