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IMPLICITLY

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does implicitly mean? 

IMPLICITLY (adverb)
  The adverb IMPLICITLY has 2 senses:

1. without doubting or questioning
2. without ever expressing so clearly

  Familiarity information: IMPLICITLY used as an adverb is rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


IMPLICITLY (adverb)


Sense 1implicitly [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Without doubting or questioning

Context example:

I implicitly trust him

Pertainym:

implicit (being without doubt or reserve)


Sense 2implicitly [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Without ever expressing so clearly

Context example:

he implicitly assumes that you know the answer

Antonym:

explicitly (in an explicit manner)

Pertainym:

implicit (implied though not directly expressed; inherent in the nature of something)


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