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intimation

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishintimationin‧ti‧ma‧tion /ˌɪntəˈmeɪʃən/ noun [countable, uncountable] formal 🔊 🔊 1 SIGN/INDICATIONan indirect or unclear sign that something may happen 🔊 the first intimations of the approaching conflict2 the act of officially telling someone about something 🔊 Without early intimation of the dates of the training sessions, enthusiasm for training could decrease.
Examples from the Corpus
intimationThere are strong intimations that the company is having financial problems.
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