Definition of 'suggestion'
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He is similarly quick to dismiss suggestions that they are a literary power couple. Times, Sunday Times (2009) Helpful suggestions can be offered by the first team to make their attempts more amusing. Times, Sunday Times (2006) Make your suggestions full of feeling and excitement. Self-Hypnosis (1994)Often they have ideas and suggestions and are able to offer a fresh perspective. Times, Sunday Times (2009)There is no suggestion that the two men knew each other. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Yet there is the suggestion of something more. Times, Sunday Times (2013)You reject suggestions on how to do things differently because you are sure your way is best. Your One Week Way to Mind-Fitness (1994)What if he hides under the duvet at the mere suggestion of some saucy antics? The Sun (2014)He dismissed suggestions that the brands were less exciting than some competitors. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Can you make suggestions for cutting this book back? Times, Sunday Times (2006)His advice has been invaluable and he is always on hand with ideas and suggestions. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Then two suggestions were put to me. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It combines invaluable advice on how you can plan for a secure future with suggestions for creative and fulfilling activities. Times, Sunday Times (2009)To look in the mirror without judgment or negative anticipation can be a useful suggestion at particular times in some treatments. Eating Problems: A Feminist Psychoanalytic Treatment Model (1994)Various preposterous suggestions were put forward. Times, Sunday Times (2016)But you can only stand open-mouthed at the naivety of this particular suggestion. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Most of the answers to these questions include the suggestion that a little religion along the way wouldn't be a bad idea. Christianity Today (2000)He added: 'There must be no hint that suggestion has come from me. The Sun (2006)Any suggestions, questions, or criticisms would be given a full hearing. Going For It!: How to Succeed As an Entrepreneur (1986)No mention of his name in the press; no suggestion of Russian involvement and no talk of hit men. Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'suggestion'
British English: suggestion /səˈdʒɛstʃən/ NOUN
If you make a suggestion, you put forward an idea or plan for someone to think about.
He made some suggestions for improvements.
- American English: suggestion
- Arabic: اِقْتِراح
- Brazilian Portuguese: sugestão
- Chinese: 建议
- Croatian: prijedlog
- Czech: návrh
- Danish: forslag
- Dutch: suggestie
- European Spanish: sugerencia
- Finnish: ehdotus
- French: suggestion
- German: Vorschlag
- Greek: εισήγηση
- Italian: suggerimento
- Japanese: 提案
- Korean: 제안
- Norwegian: forslag
- Polish: sugestia
- European Portuguese: sugestão
- Romanian: sugestie
- Russian: предложение
- Spanish: sugerencia
- Swedish: förslag
- Thai: คำแนะนำ
- Turkish: öneri
- Ukrainian: пропозиція
- Vietnamese: gợi ý
Definition of suggestion from the Collins English Dictionary
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