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allusion
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
allusion /ə'lu:ʤn/
  • danh từ
    • sự nói bóng gió, sự ám chỉ
      • to make an allusion to: nói bóng gió, ám chỉ, nói đến
    • lời ám chỉ
Concise Dictionary
allusionsə'luːʒn
noun
+passing reference or indirect mention
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[C, U] ~ (to sb/sth) something that is said or written that refers to or mentions another person or subject in an indirect way: His statement was seen as an allusion to the recent drug-related killings. + Her poetry is full of obscure literary allusion.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

clear, direct | indirect, veiled
She was made uncomfortable by his veiled allusion to the previous night.
| classical, cultural, literary

VERB + ALLUSION

make
He makes several allusions to these events in his latest book.

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