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implied

im·plied

implied

 
pronunciation:
ihm plaId
features:
Word Combinations (adjective)
part of speech: adjective
definition: involved or suggested by implication rather than declaration; tacit; implicit.
His actions were an implied criticism of me.The U.S. government has been granted the right to exercise certain implied powers not explicitly stated in the Constitution, resulting in developments such as the creation of a federal income tax.
antonyms:
express
similar words:
constructive, tacit
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