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Definitions of suggestion

  1. a just detectable amount; "he speaks French with a trace of an accent" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. the act of inducing hypnosis Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. the act of suggesting; "it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. an idea that is suggested; "the picnic was her suggestion" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. the sequential mental process in which one thought leads to another by association Wordnet Dictionary DB
  6. a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection; "it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. persuasion formulated as a suggestion Wordnet Dictionary DB
  8. The control of the mind of an hypnotic subject by ideas in the mind of the hypnotizer. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. The act of suggesting; presentation of an idea. Newage Dictionary DB
  10. That which is suggested; an intimation; an insinuation; a hint; a different proposal or mention; also, formerly, a secret incitement; temptation. Newage Dictionary DB
  11. Charge; complaint; accusation. Newage Dictionary DB
  12. Information without oath; an entry of a material fact or circumstance on the record for the information of the court, at the death or insolvency of a party. Newage Dictionary DB
  13. The act or power of originating or recalling ideas or relations, distinguished as original and relative; -- a term much used by Scottish metaphysicians from Hutcherson to Thomas Brown. Newage Dictionary DB
  14. The uncritical acceptance of an idea or plan of action. Medical Dictionary DB
  15. The act of presenting an idea indirectly to the mind; an idea introduced indirectly to the mind or thoughts; hint. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. The implanting of an idea in the mind of another by some word or act on the part of the operator, the subject being more or less influenced in his conduct or physical condition by such implanted idea. See autosuggestion. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  17. Act of suggesting: hint: proposal. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  18. The act of suggesting; hint; insinuation: intimation. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  19. Act of suggesting; that which is suggested; a hint; first intimation or proposal; presentation of an idea to the mind; secret incitement. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  20. Something offered to the mind or thoughts; a hint; private information. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  21. The act or power of originating or recalling ideas or relations, distinguished as original and relative; a term much used by Scottish metaphysicians from Hutcherson to Thomas Brown. dictgcide_fs
  22. The act of suggesting or of giving a person a hint to serve as a guide to his action; specifically, a hint or intimation imparted to a person especially when in the hypnotic state (Hypnotic s.), by which he is induced to commit certain indicated actions, or to believe that he is in a certain indicated state different from the reality, or to free himself by mental effort from certain indicated symptoms. na
  23. Suggesting (full of s., suggesting many ideas, stimulating, reflection); theory or plan suggested; suggesting of prurient ideas; insinuation of a belief or impulse into the mind of a hypnotic subject, such belief or impulse. So suggestive a., suggestively adv., suggestiveness n. [French] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  24. The production of a condition or state in a person by imparting to him an idea from without. American pocket medical dictionary.
  25. The act of suggesting. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  26. The thing suggested. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  27. n. Act of suggesting;-a hint ; a first or faint mention or proposal ;-presentation of an idea to one's own mind or consciousness; prompting, as of conscience, memory, imagination, &c. ;-insinuation ; secret notification or incitement to action ;-in law, information without oath ; an entry of a material fact or circumstance on the record for the information of the court. Cabinet Dictionary
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