Definition of hint

Scrabble & Words with friends points


  • hint is a valid Scrabble US word with a point value of 7
  • hint is a valid Scrabble UK word with a point value of 7
  • hint is a valid Words with friends word with a point value of 7

Definition of hint


  • a slight indication (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. clue
  • a just detectable amount (noun)

    Examples

    1. a hint mockery in her manner

    Synonyms

    1. suggestion
    2. tint
    3. trace
  • drop a hint; intimate by a hint (verb)

    Synonyms

    1. suggest
  • a slight but appreciable amount (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. jot
    2. mite
    3. pinch
    4. soupcon
    5. speck
    6. tinge
    7. touch
  • an indirect suggestion (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. breath
    2. intimation
  • an indication of potential opportunity (noun)

    Synonyms

    1. confidential information
    2. lead
    3. steer
    4. tip
    5. wind

See definition of hint in Merriam Webster

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