innuendo


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an artful, indirect, often derogatory hint

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an indirect (and usually malicious) implication

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Andrew Ryan, who played Widow Twankey, was again full of smut and innuendo - the worst panto dame that I have ever seen.
Some Westminster-watchers have been newly alert to innuendo after Tory MP Penny Morduant delivered a risque speech after a Royal Navy dare.
His cinema is widely deemed C- grade for its double meaninglaced one- liners and sexual innuendos.
Unfortunately, Mr Makin's sketch of May 6 implies some wrong-doing on my part and although I'm a big fan of his humour and satire I would prefer he used facts, not innuendo.
However, the watchdog rejected 21 complaints that the sexual innuendo made the adverts offensive.
A notebook hidden in a Writer's Corner of the library entices kids to write their ideas about school and life--and soon the notebook is causing trouble as it becomes filled with rumor and innuendo.
Harvey uses her criteria to decide that Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure (Fanny Hill) is pornographic because it reveals bodies rather than cloaking them in metaphor and innuendo.
If extreme uses of language or images or innuendo are actually a distraction, if that is what people remember but not the brand name or where to buy the product, you have failed.
Unbelievably he was writing cheap jokes and smutty innuendo about the activities of a former drama teacher from south Wales who was the subject of an inquiry instigated, quite rightly, by the Children's Commissioner for Wales, even though the teacher in an attempt to pervert the course of justice committed suicide the day before the inquiry was due to commence.
There has been a lot of press and a lot of innuendo and a lot of commentary about the fact that my name was going to get blocked and so on.
The review itself cannot be taken seriously because most of it is based on innuendo and speculation.
Attitudes, innuendo, and regulators; challenges of interpretation.
Amid a blizzard of intrigue, innuendo, skewered egos, mustaches and clipboards, founding Skate Coach artist Ben Hall has left the building.
A THOUGHTLESS Madonna, South Park creators in drag, and sexual innuendo courtesy of Courtney Love all feature in Steve Pond's lively new book The Big Show: High Times and Dirty Dealings Backstage at the Academy Awards (Faber and Faber).