What does the word indication mean?

Usage examples for indication

  1. Charles, who has just read it, says especially that his character requires what he calls " an elegant finish," and suggests that a slight indication of a young and lovely heiress in connection with himself would give pleasure to the thoughtful reader. – The Danvers Jewels, and Sir Charles Danvers by Mary Cholmondeley
  2. Jonathan saw that it was a buck and that he was well nigh exhausted; his head swung low from side to side; he sank slowly to his knees, and showed every indication of distress. – Betty Zane by Zane Grey
  3. " And make them stop us- don't give the least indication that we know them," added Macloud. – In Her Own Right by John Reed Scott