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Hypernyms of the noun allusion

More generic words for the noun allusion, that have fewer characters:

  1. action (6 letter word)
    • plural: actions
    • related terms: hyperaction, hyperactive, nonaction, Nonactic, Nonactor, nonactive, proaction, self-action, self-actor, self-active, subaction, inaction, inactive, exaction, exactment, exactness, exactable, exacter, exactor, exactive, exactly, transaction, transactor, Transactive, coaction, counteraction, counteracter, counteractor, counteractant, counteractive, interaction, Interactor, interactant, interactive, overaction, Overactor, overactive, preaction, reaction, reactional, reactionism, reactionist, retroaction, retroactive, underaction, underactor, underactive, under-action, actional, Actionee, Actionism, actionist, actionless, actionable, actioner, actionize
  2. award (5 letter word)
    • plural: awards
    • related terms: proaward, superaward, misaward, reaward, awardee, awardment, awardable, awarder
  3. book (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for allusion)
  4. code (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for allusion)
  5. comment (7 letter word)
    • plural: comments
    • related terms: anticomment, procomment, self-comment, precomment, undercomment, commentable, commentate, commenter, commentation, commentative
  6. honor (5 letter word)
    • plural: honors
    • related terms: semihonor, dishonor, dishonorable, dishonorer, overhonor, rehonor, honoree, honoress, honorless, honorable, honorance, honorer, honorous
  7. honour (6 letter word)
    • plural: honours
    • related terms: dishonour, dishonourable, dishonourer, rehonour, Honouree, honourless, honourable, honourer
  8. input (5 letter word)
  9. laurels (7 letter word)
    • related terms: Laurelite, laurellike, laurelling, laurelship
  10. meaning (7 letter word)
    • plural: meanings
    • related terms: Nonmeaning, submeaning, bemeaning, undermeaning, meanish, meanless, meanness, meany, meaner, meanly
  11. mention (7 letter word)
    • plural: mentions
    • related terms: foremention, intermention, intermental, premention, remention, mentionless, mentionable, mentioner
  12. note (4 letter word, one of the shortest hypernyms for allusion)
    • plural: notes
    • related terms: hypernote, hypernotion, subnote, subnotation, Super-Note, benote, connote, connotate, connotation, connotive, connotative, forenote, forenotion, prenote, prenotify, prenotion, prenotation, subnotation, undernote, notal, Noteful, notify, noteless, notelet, Notelike, noter, notion, noteman, notewise
  13. remark (6 letter word)
    • plural: remarks
    • related terms: Counterremark, remarkable, remarker

More generic words for the noun allusion, that have the same number of characters:

  1. accolade (8 letter word)
    • plural: accolades
  2. notation (8 letter word)
    • plural: notations
    • related terms: subnotation, connotation, connotate, connotive, connotative, prenotation, prenotify, prenotion, renotation, renotify, notator, notative

More generic words for the noun allusion, that have more characters:

  1. annotation (10 letter word)
    • plural: annotations
    • related terms: Misannotation, reannotation, reannotate, annotine, annotate, annotative
  2. indicator (9 letter word)
    • plural: indicators
    • related terms: Bioindicator, indical, indicial, indicable, indicible, indicate, indicant, indiction, indication, indictive, indicative
  3. publication (11 letter word)
    • plural: publications
    • related terms: Micropublication, nonpublication, nonpublic, propublication, E-Publication, malpublication, Postpublication, prepublication, Prepublic, prepublish, republication, republic, republics, republish, publicism, publicist, publicness, publicate, publicise, publicize, publicization, publicity, publicly
  4. recommendation (14 letter word, the longest hypernym for allusion)
    • plural: recommendations
    • related terms: nonrecommendation, disrecommendation, prerecommendation, re-recommendation, recommendee, recommendable, recommender, recommendative
  5. reference (9 letter word)
  6. substance (9 letter word)
  7. testimonial (11 letter word)
    • plural: testimonials

More generic phrases for the noun allusion:

  1. computer code (13 characters phrase, the longest phrasal hypernym for allusion)
  2. good word (9 character phrase)

Related words for the term allusion, that have fewer characters:

  1. hint (4 letter word)
    • inflections: hinted, hinting, hints
    • related terms: ahint, underhint, hinter
  2. import (6 letter word)
    • inflections: imported, importing, imports
    • related terms: overimport, overimportance, overimportation, preimport, preimportance, preimportant, preimportation, reimport, Reimporter, reimportation, importee, importless, importment, importable, importance, importer, important, importation
  3. nuance (6 letter word)
  4. tinge (5 letter word)
    • inflections: tinged, tingeing, tinging, tinges
    • related terms: intertinge, retinge, tingling, tingible, tinger, tingent, tingly
  5. touch (5 letter word)
    • inflections: touched, touching, touches
    • related terms: untouch, untouchable, countertouch, intertouch, mistouch, retouch, retouchment, retouchable, retoucher, touchless, touchy, touchable, toucher, touchous
  6. Allude (6 letter word)
    • inflections: alluded, alluding, alludes
    • related terms: preallude, reallude
  7. Alluded (7 letter word)
    • related term: prealluded
  8. Alluder (7 letter word)
  9. Alludes (7 letter word)

Related words for the term allusion, that have the same number of characters:

  1. allegory (8 letter word)
  2. innuendo (8 letter word)
    • inflections: innuendoed, innuendoing, innuendos, innuendoes
  3. overtone (8 letter word)
  4. subsense (8 letter word)
    • related terms: subsensuous, subsensible, subsensation
  5. Alluding (8 letter word)
    • related term: prealluding
  6. Allusive (8 letter word)
    • related term: unallusive

Related words for the term allusion, that have more characters:

  1. assumption (10 letter word)
    • related terms: overassumption, overassumptive, preassumption, reassumption, assumptious, assumptive
  2. coloration (10 letter word)
    • related terms: decoloration, decolorate, decolorise, decolorize, decolorisation, decolorization, decolorant, transcoloration, discoloration, discolorment, discolorate, discolorise, discolorize, discolorization, miscoloration, overcoloration, precoloration, precolorable, recoloration, Recolorization, colorful, color-free, colorism, colorist, colorless, colory, colorable, colorate, colorer, colorise, colorize, Colorisation, colorization, colorant, colorman, colorative, Colorwise
  3. connotation (11 letter word)
    • related terms: connotate, connotive, connotative
  4. implication (11 letter word)
    • related terms: implicate, implicant, implicity, implicative
  5. inference (9 letter word)
    • related terms: misinference, preinference, inferial, inferable, inferible, inferent
  6. intimation (10 letter word)
    • related terms: misintimation, preintimation, preintimate, reintimation, reintimate, intimal, intimism, intimist, intimate, intimous, intimity
  7. presumption (11 letter word)
    • related terms: overpresumption, overpresumptuous, overpresumptive, presumptuous, presumptious, presumptive
  8. presupposition (14 letter word)
  9. suggestion (10 letter word)
    • related terms: autosuggestion, autosuggestible, autosuggestive, auto-suggestion, cosuggestion, countersuggestion, missuggestion, presuggestion, presuggestive, resuggestion, undersuggestion, suggestment, suggestable, suggestible, suggester, suggestor, suggestive
  10. supposition (11 letter word)
    • related terms: presupposition, resupposition, supposital, suppositor, suppositious, suppositive
  11. symbolism (9 letter word)
    • related terms: symbolic, symbolics, symbolist, symbolling, symbolise, symbolize, symbolisation, symbolization
  12. undercurrent (12 letter word)
  13. undermeaning (12 letter word)
  14. undertone (9 letter word)
  15. Allusively (10 letter word)
    • related terms: unallusively, unallusive, allusive
  16. Allusiveness (12 letter word)
    • related terms: unallusiveness, unallusive, allusive
  17. Allusivenesses (14 letter word)
    • related term: allusive
  18. preallusion (11 letter word)
  19. reallusion (10 letter word)

Related phrases for the term allusion:

  1. arcane meaning (14 character phrase)
  2. implied meaning (15 character phrase)
  3. ironic suggestion (17 character phrase)
  4. metaphorical sense (18 character phrase)
  5. occult meaning (14 character phrase)
  6. subsidiary sense (16 character phrase)
  7. Literary allusion (17 character phrase)

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