Example sentences for: alluding

How can you use “alluding” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • He was alluding to a rarely spoken but widely known truth: There are two cultural styles of basketball, which we can conveniently label with the familiar code words "inner city" and "suburban."

  • "One still can't escape the feeling that Microsoft knows something is coming and is positioning itself," said a CNNfn correspondent the day of the handover, alluding to a hypothetical court-ordered breakup.

  • While Soutine--unlike Chagall, to whom he is sometimes compared--did not paint stereotypically Jewish subjects, he may have been alluding, with those dangling fowl, to a Yom Kippur rite in which a slaughtered chicken was whirled around a rabbi's head in a ritual of absolution.

  • "Administered by some of the most eminent men who contributed to its formation," Adams said, alluding to his own father, "..

  • First use of phrase "monkey ass" (not alluding to Landis)--March 16, 1999


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