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hint

[hɪnt] брит. / амер.

  1. сущ.

      1. намёк

      2. наводка, совет, лёгкая подсказка

    1. уст. возможность, случай, шанс

  2. гл.

    намекать (на что-л.), наводить на мысль (о чём-л.), дать понять

Learning (En-Ru)

hint

[hɪnt]

  1. n

    1. намёк

    2. часто pl совет

      • there was already a hint of spring in the air — в воздухе уже чувствовалось приближение весны
  2. v

    намекать

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She'd built no windows into the world she occupied, no hint of whatever utopian environment she'd constructed for herself.
Окон в ее мир не предусматривалось — ни намека на ту утопию, что она создала для себя.
Watts, Peter / BlindsightУоттс, Питер / Ложная слепота
Ложная слепота
Уоттс, Питер
© 2006 by Peter Watts
© Д.М.Смушкович, перевод, 2009
© ООО "Астрель-СПб", 2010
Blindsight
Watts, Peter
© 2006 by Peter Watts
However, when the reader has finished Chapter 14, he will find in this drawing a hint to help unscramble the "architecture" in Plate 146.
Однако после прочтения главы 14 читатель сможет обнаружить здесь подсказку для распутывания «архитектурной» загадки на рис. 210.
Mandelbrot, Benoit / The Fractal Geometry of NatureМандельброт, Бенуа / Фрактальная геометрия природы
Фрактальная геометрия природы
Мандельброт, Бенуа
© Б. Мандельброт, 2002
© Перевод на русский язык, Институт компьютерных исследований, 2002
The Fractal Geometry of Nature
Mandelbrot, Benoit
© 1977, 1982, 1983 by Benoit B. Mandelbrot
Shubin understood her silent hint, and drew a long face, while Zoya sat down to the piano, and played and sang all her pieces through.
Шубин понял ее немой намек и скорчил кислую рожу, а Зоя села за фортепьяно, сыграла и спела все свои штучки.
Turgenev, I.S. / On the eveТургенев, И.С. / Накануне
Накануне
Тургенев, И.С.
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1976
On the eve
Turgenev, I.S.
© 1st World Library, 2008
This hint was enough to bind our hands.
Этого намека было довольно, чтобы связать нам руки.
Bronte, Emily / Wuthering HeightsБронт Эмили / Грозовой перевал
Грозовой перевал
Бронт Эмили
© Издательство "Правда", 1988
Wuthering Heights
Bronte, Emily
©2009 by Pearson Education, Inc.
His voice reflected deadly determination, with a subtle, almost imperceptive, hint of anxiety.
В голосе убийцы читалась твердая решимость, к которой примешивалось легкое, едва заметное возбуждение.
Salvatore, Robert / The Halfling’s GemСальваторе, Роберт / Проклятие рубина
Проклятие рубина
Сальваторе, Роберт
© 1990 TSR, Inc.
© С. Топоров, перевод, 2007
© ИЦ "Максима", 2007
The Halfling’s Gem
Salvatore, Robert
© 1990 TSR, Inc.
Complete darkness, not a hint of the silver world outside, the windows tightly shut, the chamber a tomb-world where no sound from the great city could penetrate.
Непроницаемый мрак. Ни намека на залитый серебряным сиянием мир за окном. Окна плотно закрыты, и комната похожа на могилу, куда не долетает ни единый звук большого города.
Bradbury, Ray / Fahrenheit 451Брэдбери, Рэй / 451 градус по Фаренгейту
451 градус по Фаренгейту
Брэдбери, Рэй
© Издательство "Радуга", 1989
Fahrenheit 451
Bradbury, Ray
© 1953 by Ray Bradbury
A faint smile played at the corners of her mouth, a hint of mischievousness that appeared and faded all at once.
Знакомая улыбка тронула уголки ее рта, мелькнула и снова пропала.
Brooks, Terry / Running with the demonБрукс, Терри / Бегущая с демоном
Бегущая с демоном
Брукс, Терри
Running with the demon
Brooks, Terry
© 1997 by Terry Brooks
Another chuckle, with a hint of a wheeze.
- Еще смешок, с намеком на визгливые нотки.
Jordan, Robert / The Fires of HeavenДжордан, Роберт / Огни небес
Огни небес
Джордан, Роберт
The Fires of Heaven
Jordan, Robert
© 1993 by The Bandersnatch Group, Inc.
He enjoyed the scents, of course-that hint of citrus, the feminine fragrance mixed with the smell of her fear.
Конечно, он с наслаждением вдыхал запах с легким придыханием цитрусовых, женственным ароматом, смешанным с запахом ее страха.
Robb, J.D. / Creation In DeathРобертс, Нора / Образ смерти
Образ смерти
Робертс, Нора
© 2007 by Nora Roberts
© Издание на русском языке. ООО "Издательство "Эксмо", 2009
© Перевод. Н. Миронова, 2009
Creation In Death
Robb, J.D.
© 2007 by Nora Roberts
There's a venomous hint for you, if you like!
Эдакий адский намек!
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / IdiotДостоевский, Фёдор / Идиот
Идиот
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1971
Idiot
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2004 by Fine Creative Media, Inc.
"On the contrary," Nathaniel said, nettled by an indefinable hint of mockery in her gaze.
– Напротив, – ответил Натаниэль, уязвленный едва заметной насмешкой в ее глазах.
Feather, Jane / VelvetФэйзер, Джейн / Бархат
Бархат
Фэйзер, Джейн
Velvet
Feather, Jane
© 1994 by Jane Feather
This trivial talk in a tavern had an immense influence on him in his later action; as though there had really been in it something preordained, some guiding hint....
Этот ничтожный, трактирный разговор имел чрезвычайное на него влияние при дальнейшем развитии дела: как будто действительно было тут какое-то предопределение указание...
Достоевский, Фёдор / Преступление и наказаниеDostoevsky, Fyodor / Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2009 Rhodes Media
Преступление и наказание
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1970
"On the contrary, I shall sit as far from it as I can. Thanks for the hint."
- Напротив, постараюсь сесть как можно дальше: спасибо, что предупреждаете.
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / IdiotДостоевский, Фёдор / Идиот
Идиот
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1971
Idiot
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
© 2004 by Fine Creative Media, Inc.
Dare I hint at that worse time when, strung together somewhere in great black space, there was a flaming necklace, or ring, or starry circle of some kind, of which I was one of the beads!
Смею ли я рассказать о тех, еще более тяжелых днях, когда в огромном темном пространстве мне мерещился какой-то пылающий круг – не то ожерелье, не то кольцо, не то замкнутая цепь звезд, одним из звеньев которой была я!
Dickens, Charles / Bleak HouseДиккенс, Чарльз / Холодный дом
Холодный дом
Диккенс, Чарльз
© "Государственное издательство художественной литературы", 1960
Bleak House
Dickens, Charles
© 1894, by Macmillan & Co.
hint that the old knight and my young mistress were like to take you on the form, but I could not mend the matter."
Хотел было я предупредить вашу милость, что старый баронет и молодая хозяйка застанут вас в моей норе, да вот не вышло.
Scott, Walter / WoodstockСкотт, Вальтер / Вудсток
Вудсток
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Woodstock
Scott, Walter
© BiblioBazaar, LLC

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hɪntNounнамёкExamples

obvious hint — понятный, прозрачный намёк
delicate / gentle / subtle hint — тонкий намёк
the merest hint — всего лишь намёк
hint about the answer — подсказка
hint of suspicion — некоторое подозрение
to drop / give / throw out a hint at smth. — намекнуть, сделать намёк на что-л.
She dropped a hint that she would retire soon. — Она намекнула, что скоро уйдёт на пенсию.
They fled at the first hint of trouble. — Они бежали при первых сигналах опасности.

User translations

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  1. 1.

    намек; намекнуть

    translation added by Талгат Мырзаханов
    Gold en-ru
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  2. 2.

    намёк, подсказка

    translation added by Mike Ufa
    Silver en-ru
    1
  3. 3.

    намек

    translation added by Елена 🌻
    Silver en-ru
    1
  4. 4.

    подсказка

    translation added by Родион Петров
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Collocations

broad hint
"толстый" намек
broad hint
понятный
broad hint
прозрачный
clinical hint
клинический признак
helpful hint
полезный совет
mnemonic hint
мнемонический прием
give a hint / tip
подсказывать
slight / gentle hint / suggestion
полунамек
teaching hint
замечания по обучению
drop a hint
намекнуть
drop a hint
обронить намёк
drop / make hints
намекать
coach hints
подсказки
hints and tips
полезные советы

Word forms

hint

noun
SingularPlural
Common casehinthints
Possessive casehint'shints'

hint

verb
Basic forms
Pasthinted
Imperativehint
Present Participle (Participle I)hinting
Past Participle (Participle II)hinted
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I hintwe hint
you hintyou hint
he/she/it hintsthey hint
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am hintingwe are hinting
you are hintingyou are hinting
he/she/it is hintingthey are hinting
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have hintedwe have hinted
you have hintedyou have hinted
he/she/it has hintedthey have hinted
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been hintingwe have been hinting
you have been hintingyou have been hinting
he/she/it has been hintingthey have been hinting
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I hintedwe hinted
you hintedyou hinted
he/she/it hintedthey hinted
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was hintingwe were hinting
you were hintingyou were hinting
he/she/it was hintingthey were hinting
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had hintedwe had hinted
you had hintedyou had hinted
he/she/it had hintedthey had hinted
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been hintingwe had been hinting
you had been hintingyou had been hinting
he/she/it had been hintingthey had been hinting
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will hintwe shall/will hint
you will hintyou will hint
he/she/it will hintthey will hint
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be hintingwe shall/will be hinting
you will be hintingyou will be hinting
he/she/it will be hintingthey will be hinting
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have hintedwe shall/will have hinted
you will have hintedyou will have hinted
he/she/it will have hintedthey will have hinted
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been hintingwe shall/will have been hinting
you will have been hintingyou will have been hinting
he/she/it will have been hintingthey will have been hinting
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would hintwe should/would hint
you would hintyou would hint
he/she/it would hintthey would hint
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be hintingwe should/would be hinting
you would be hintingyou would be hinting
he/she/it would be hintingthey would be hinting
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have hintedwe should/would have hinted
you would have hintedyou would have hinted
he/she/it would have hintedthey would have hinted
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been hintingwe should/would have been hinting
you would have been hintingyou would have been hinting
he/she/it would have been hintingthey would have been hinting
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am hintedwe are hinted
you are hintedyou are hinted
he/she/it is hintedthey are hinted
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being hintedwe are being hinted
you are being hintedyou are being hinted
he/she/it is being hintedthey are being hinted
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been hintedwe have been hinted
you have been hintedyou have been hinted
he/she/it has been hintedthey have been hinted
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was hintedwe were hinted
you were hintedyou were hinted
he/she/it was hintedthey were hinted
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being hintedwe were being hinted
you were being hintedyou were being hinted
he/she/it was being hintedthey were being hinted
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been hintedwe had been hinted
you had been hintedyou had been hinted
he/she/it had been hintedthey had been hinted
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be hintedwe shall/will be hinted
you will be hintedyou will be hinted
he/she/it will be hintedthey will be hinted
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been hintedwe shall/will have been hinted
you will have been hintedyou will have been hinted
he/she/it will have been hintedthey will have been hinted