What does implicit mean?

Definitions for implicit
ɪmˈplɪs ɪtim·plic·it

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. implicit, inexplicitadjective

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

    "an implicit agreement not to raise the subject"; "there was implicit criticism in his voice"; "anger was implicit in the argument"; "the oak is implicit in the acorn"

  2. implicit, unquestioningadjective

    being without doubt or reserve

    "implicit trust"

Wiktionary

  1. implicitadjective

    Implied indirectly, without being directly expressed

    Etymology: From or from implicitus, past participle of implico; see implicate.

  2. implicitadjective

    Contained in the essential nature of something but not openly shown

    Etymology: From or from implicitus, past participle of implico; see implicate.

  3. implicitadjective

    Having no reservations or doubts; unquestioning or unconditional; usually said of faith or trust.

    Etymology: From or from implicitus, past participle of implico; see implicate.

  4. implicitadjective

    entangled, twisted together.

    Etymology: From or from implicitus, past participle of implico; see implicate.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Implicitadjective

    infolded; entangled; complicated; involved

    Etymology: [L. implicitus, p. p. of implicare to entwine, entangle, attach closely: cf. F. implicite. See Implicate.]

  2. Implicitadjective

    tacitly comprised; fairly to be understood, though not expressed in words; implied; as, an implicit contract or agreement

    Etymology: [L. implicitus, p. p. of implicare to entwine, entangle, attach closely: cf. F. implicite. See Implicate.]

  3. Implicitadjective

    resting on another; trusting in the word or authority of another, without doubt or reserve; unquestioning; complete; as, implicit confidence; implicit obedience

    Etymology: [L. implicitus, p. p. of implicare to entwine, entangle, attach closely: cf. F. implicite. See Implicate.]

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  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'implicit' in Adjectives Frequency: #942

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of implicit in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of implicit in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of implicit in a Sentence

  1. Jack Glaser:

    The nature of implicit bias is such that you can not subjectively experience when Read MoreImplicit bias's influencing you.

  2. Black Lives Matter-aligned:

    I support social justice issues, social justice matters, i pushed for implicit bias training within the city. I am not a racist.

  3. Neel Kashkari:

    The Wall Street critics can't argue with me on the substance of too-big-to-fail, so they criticize the messenger, i welcome their criticisms because they are an implicit admission that I am right.

  4. Vanita Gupta:

    We all have implicit bias and racial bias, yes I do.

  5. Jaimie Fuller:

    It's hard to take seriously a reform committee of FIFA that is full of football and Olympic insiders and officials, all of whom have an implicit conflict of interest through their roles as well as a vested interest in maintaining as much of the status quo as they can get away with.

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