suggestion
1. [ noun ] an idea that is suggested
Examples:

"the picnic was her suggestion"

Related terms: idea inkling posthypnotic_suggestion
2. [ noun ] a proposal offered for acceptance or rejection
Synonyms: proposition proffer
Examples:

"it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse"

Related terms: proposal touch hint overture propose offer
3. [ noun ] the act of suggesting
Synonyms: prompting
Examples:

"it was a suggestion we couldn't refuse"

Related terms: persuasion prompt
4. [ noun ] a just detectable amount
Synonyms: trace hint
Examples:

"he speaks French with a trace of an accent"

Related terms: small_indefinite_quantity spark trace
5. [ noun ] (psychology) the sequential mental process in which one thought leads to another by association
Related terms: higher_cognitive_process suggest
6. [ noun ] (psychology) the act of inducing hypnosis
Synonyms: mesmerism hypnotism
Related terms: influence
Similar spelling:   suggest
  suggestive
  suggestible
  suggestively
  suggester
  suggested
  suggestive_of