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implied

[im-plahyd] /ɪmˈplaɪd/
adjective
1.
involved, indicated, or suggested without being directly or explicitly stated; tacitly understood:
an implied rebuke; an implied compliment.
Origin
1520-1530
1520-30; imply + -ed2
Related forms
impliedly
[im-plahy-id-lee] /ɪmˈplaɪ ɪd li/ (Show IPA),
adverb
unimplied, adjective
well-implied, adjective
Can be confused
explicit, implicit, implied.
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implied

/ɪmˈplaɪd/
adjective
1.
hinted at or suggested; not directly expressed: an implied criticism
Derived Forms
impliedly (ɪmˈplaɪɪdlɪ) adverb
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