imply

Definitions

  • (verb-transitive): To involve by logical necessity; entail: Life implies growth and death.
  • (verb-transitive): To express or indicate indirectly: His tone implied disapproval. See Synonyms at suggest. See Usage Note at infer.
  • (verb-transitive): Obsolete To entangle.

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  • (verb): have as a necessary feature; "This decision involves many changes"
  • (verb): suggest that someone is guilty
  • (verb): have as a logical consequence; "The water shortage means that we have to stop taking long showers"
  • (verb): suggest as a logically necessary consequence; in logic
  • (verb): express or state indirectly

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Example Sentences

  • "Why does the word imply male siblings and not female as well?"

  • “Why does the word imply male siblings and not female as well?”

  • By the way - the numvber two rule is that ever4y poster will post the exact opposite of what their name imply e.g.

  • Does the "Chapter 1" part of the title imply that there will be a Chapter 2?

  • As the two parts of the title imply, it contrasts the recent Axelrodian hagiography of Obama as the biracial transcender with the man's own evasively written but ultimately quite clear autobiography.

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