What does tacit mean?

Definitions for tacitˈtæs ɪt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. silent, tacit, understood(adj)

    implied by or inferred from actions or statements

    "gave silent consent"; "a tacit agreement"; "the understood provisos of a custody agreement"

Wiktionary

  1. tacit(Adjective)

    Done or made in silence; implied, but not expressed; silent; as, tacit consent is consent by silence, or by not interposing an objection.

  2. tacit(Adjective)

    Not derived from formal principles of reasoning; based on induction rather than deduction.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tacit(adj)

    done or made in silence; implied, but not expressed; silent; as, tacit consent is consent by silence, or by not interposing an objection

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tacit

    tas′it, adj. implied, but not expressed by words: silent, giving no sound.—adv. Tac′itly.—n. Tac′itness.—adj. Tac′iturn, habitually tacit or silent: not fond of talking: reserved in speech.—ns. Tac′iturnist, one habitually taciturn; Taciturn′ity, habitual silence: reserve in speaking.—adv. Tac′iturnly. [L. tacitus, pa.p. of tacēre, to be silent.]

Anagrams for tacit »

  1. attic, Attic

  2. Attic

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of tacit in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of tacit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Images & Illustrations of tacit

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