Synonyms of 'indicate'
to be or give a sign or symptom ofThe survey indicated that most old people are independent.
The figures suggest that their success is conditional on this restriction.
A grey carpet was removed to reveal the pine floor.
She displayed her wound.
The country was signalling its readiness to have the embargo lifted.
You have to demonstrate that you are reliable.
point to, ,
clapboard façades that revolve to disclose snug interiors
He's only convincing when that inner fury manifests itself.
Two jurors signified their dissent.
Red eyes denote strain and fatigue.
Her arrogant expression bespeaks a desire to become queen of all she surveys.
be symptomatic of,
He had never, hitherto, evinced any particular interest in economic matters.
His demeanour betokened embarrassment at his prosperity.
to be or give a sign or symptom ofShe has indicated that she might resign.
Are you implying that I had something to do with this?
What exactly are you suggesting?
The President hinted she might make some changes in the government.
She intimated that she was contemplating leaving the company.
The two approaches signified a sharp difference between the men.
The article insinuated that the President was lying.
give someone to understand
to point out or show`Sit down,' he said, indicating a chair.
(of measuring instruments) to show a reading ofThe gauge indicated that it was boiling.
The meter registered loads of 9 and 10 kg.
She had enough time to show her gratitude.
The test records the electrical activity of the brain.
The announcement marks the end of an extraordinary period.
The sign on the bus read `Private: Not in Service'.
He expressed his anger in a destructive way.
It's not often that I display my true feelings.
Have they demonstrated a commitment to democracy?
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in the sense of bespeak
to indicate or suggestHer arrogant expression bespeaks a desire to become queen of all she surveys.
in the sense of betoken
to indicateHis demeanour betokened embarrassment at his prosperity.
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