inkling

US [ˈɪŋklɪŋ]
UK ['ɪŋklɪŋ]
  • n.(对正在或即将发生的事的)略知
  • Web暗示;迹象;端倪
Plural Form:inklings  
inkling
n.
1.
(对正在或即将发生的事的)略知a slight knowledge of sth that is happening or about to happen
He had no inkling of what was going on.
他对正在发生的事情一无所知。
The first inkling I had that something was wrong was when I found the front door wide open.
我发现前门大开着时就隐约感觉到出了事。

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