When someone catches a case of the stupid and needs extra information to figure stuff out.
Bobtard: Dude my hamster has been asleep for two weeks now, why won't it wake up?
Me: I'll give you 3 hints why;
1-crazy party crack cocain
2-mini master fuzz sniff king
To uncover information about a certain subject without revealing it in its entirety.
-"whats a hint?"
-"ill give you a hint"