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Can you take a hint meaning?

Definition of take a hint. : to understand what someone is suggesting when he or she says something in an indirect way "I have a lot of work to do." "OK, I'll leave. I can take a hint."

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Then, can you take a hint?

take a hint. To understand, accept, or act upon a message or direction that has been insinuated or communicated indirectly. Don't worry, I can take a hint. I won't try to hang out with you anymore.

Likewise, why can't I take a hint? TLD: There are many reasons why people don't get the hints and excuses and still want to hang out with you: They idealize you and can't let go of the "image" of you; they think if you really weren't interested, you would tell them; they think you're a really nice person, and nice people don't make up excuses or ignore—

In this regard, what is it called when you hint at something?

Synonyms for hint | verbsuggest; indicate advise. allude to. broach. imply. inform.

What does get a clue mean?

Now, if someone is clueless or doesn't have a clue in the sense that he or she is simply ignorant, you can tell them angrily to get a clue. This like telling them to wake up or to get with it! You can also gently clue them in. This phrase means to let someone know the way something happens.

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