Synonyms of insinuate in English:

insinuate


See definition of insinuate

verb

1‘he insinuated that she lied’

SYNONYMS

imply, suggest, hint, intimate, whisper, indicate, convey the impression, give a clue, give an inkling, allude to the fact, make reference to the fact, let it be known, give someone to understand, give someone to believe

informal make out, tip someone the wink

2‘he insinuated his right hand under her arm’

SYNONYMS

slide, slip, manoeuvre, insert, edge, work, move into position


Phrases

    insinuate oneself into

      ‘he was insinuating himself into their family’

      SYNONYMS

      worm one's way into, work one's way into, ingratiate oneself with, curry favour with

      foist oneself on, introduce oneself into, squeeze oneself into, edge one's way into

      infiltrate, invade, sneak into, intrude on, impinge on

      informal

      get in with, muscle in on