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allusion

US [əˈluʒ(ə)n]
UK [əˈluːʒ(ə)n]
  • n.典故;暗指;引喻
  • Web暗示;提及;用典
Plural Form:allusions  
allusion
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n.
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~ (to sb/sth)
暗指;引喻;典故something that is said or written that refers to or mentions another person or subject in an indirect way(= alludes to it)
His statement was seen as an allusion to the recent drug-related killings.
他的声明被视为暗指最近与毒品有关的多起凶杀案。
Her poetry is full of obscure literary allusion.
她的诗随处可见晦涩的文学典故。

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