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

Anagrams for tacit »

  1. attic, Attic

  2. Attic

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Esko Mustamaki:

    There are lots of details but no concrete list for building an Arctic vessel, it's more about tacit knowledge.

  2. Troy Slaten:

    If there is any evidence of even tacit knowledge, involvement or participation, it would certainly give a Family Court judge concern over placing a child in that environment.

  3. Henry James:

    There are moods in which one feels the impulse to enter a tacit protest against too gross an appetite for pure aesthetics in this starving and sinning world. One turns half away, musingly, from certain beautiful useless things.

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