hint-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: suggest or provide evidence for

He hinted last night that he might run for mayor.
How do I hint strongly to him that we can only be friends?
She asked him curiously, wondering what he was hinting at.
Their own research had hinted at the possibility of future problems.
The current schedule appears to hint at a rotation that would look like this.
Headline: Apple UK blunder hints at Mac Pro update.
The fossil hints at devoted parenting in dinosaurs.
Evidence hints that astronauts were alive during fall.
Purdue research hints that birds could spread Ebola virus.

VerbNet: say-37.7-2
FrameNet: NP
PropBank: hint.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1