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French translation of 'allude'

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[əˈluːd ]
intransitive verb
to allude to sth faire allusion à qch

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Example Sentences Including 'allude'

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But he also alludes darkly to'other reasons '.
The Times Literary Supplement (2008)
He also alluded to'considerable downward pressure '.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Current and scientific affairs are also alluded to: the mouse with the ear on its back, for instance.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He has often alluded to it but not told the full story.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
Sure, he had compiled a record alluding to something more than competence.
Times, Sunday Times (2006)
He alluded to something else too.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)

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Used Occasionally. allude is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary

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'allude' in Other Languages

British English: allude VERB
If you allude to something, you mention it in an indirect way.
He rarely alluded to his private life.
  • American English: allude
  • Brazilian Portuguese: aludir
  • Chinese: 暗指
  • European Spanish: aludir
  • French: évoquer
  • German: anspielen auf
  • Italian: alludere
  • Japanese: ほのめかす
  • Korean: 암시하다
  • European Portuguese: aludir
  • Latin American Spanish: aludir


Translation of allude from the Collins English to French
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