Pronunciation: (u-lOOd'), [key]
—v.i., -lud•ed, -lud•ing.
1. to refer casually or indirectly; make an allusion (usually fol. by to): He often alluded to his poverty.
2. to contain a casual or indirect reference (usually fol. by to): The letter alludes to something now forgotten.
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