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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hint, clue(noun)

    a slight indication

    Synonyms:
    lead, jot, touch, cue, clew, tip, intimation, soupcon, clue, wind, speck, hint, trace, pinch, mite, tinge, confidential information, breath, steer, suggestion

  2. clue, clew, cue(verb)

    evidence that helps to solve a problem

    Synonyms:
    clue, pool cue, pool stick, clew, cue, discriminative stimulus, hint, cue stick

  3. clue, clew(verb)

    roll into a ball

    Synonyms:
    clue, clew

Wiktionary

  1. clue(noun)

    To provide someone with information which he or she lacks.

    Synonyms:
    hint, indication, suggestion

  2. clue(noun)

    An object or a kind of indication which may be used as evidence.

    Synonyms:
    signature

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. clue(n.)

    Synonyms:
    guide, direction, clew, CLAVIS

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

index, idea, riddle, lantern, enigma, hint, indice


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