Definition of Hint


  • an indication of potential opportunity
    "he got a tip on the stock market"
    "a good lead for a job"
    - confidential information
  • a just detectable amount
    "he speaks French with a trace of an accent"
  • a slight but appreciable amount
    "this dish could use a touch of garlic"
  • a slight indication
  • an indirect suggestion
    "not a breath of scandal ever touched her"


  • drop a hint
    intimate by a hint
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Word games points for the Hint

  • Scrabble® score of the hint (7)
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Unscramble hint

11 unscramble word found using the letters hint.

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