Allusion

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Definition

an allusion: an implication, a vague or indirect reference
noun

Examples

  • "The typeface looks faded and dull to me, and then there's the weak allusion to my grandfather, it's just aged badly."
  • "The building is a subtle and humorous allusion to our French roots, and also portrays the company as one that moves forward at a steady pace."

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