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implicitly (adv.)

c. 1600, "by implication," from implicit + -ly (2). From 1640s as "unquestioningly."

updated on October 27, 2015

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Definitions of implicitly from WordNet

implicitly (adv.)
without doubting or questioning;
I implicitly trust him
implicitly (adv.)
without ever expressing so clearly;
he implicitly assumes that you know the answer
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