Example sentences for: inkling

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

  • As it happened, the first plans for the expansion of the ACD were discussed in 1958, when the people at Random House had no inkling of a forthcoming new edition from Merriam; as I have described elsewhere, from its conception, the plans for the RHD were entirely market-driven.

  • (Assuming, of course, you didn't meet him on the subway and have no inkling of how to find him again.)

  • There is an inkling of this possibility early on, when the sorting hat, which places new students in their residential houses, tries to entice Harry to join Slytherin, where baddies like Snape and Malfoy hang out.

  • I found the basic setup--that Michael has no inkling of Gina's family ties--implausible, since where I come from you don't ask a woman to marry you (you don't even get past the first date) until you've explained to her the ways in which your family screwed you up and have expressed tender sympathy for the ways in which her family did likewise.

  • And Jordan testified that he never had an inkling during his assist to Lewinsky's job search that she and the president were intimate.

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