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ALLUSIVE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does allusive mean? 

ALLUSIVE (adjective)
  The adjective ALLUSIVE has 1 sense:

1. characterized by indirect references

  Familiarity information: ALLUSIVE used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


ALLUSIVE (adjective)


Sense 1allusive [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Characterized by indirect references

Context example:

allusive speech is characterized by allusions

Similar:

indirect (extended senses; not direct in manner or language or behavior or action)


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