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  Words related to implication

Related / Similar Words: deduction, entailment, significance, import, logical implication, conditional relation

 

Definition:
  • something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied); "his resignation had political implications";
  • a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred; "the significance of his remark became clear only later"; "the expectation was spread both by word and by implication";
  • an accusation that brings into intimate and usually incriminating connection;
  • a relation implicated by virtue of involvement or close connection (especially an incriminating involvement); "he was suspected of implication in several robberies";
  • a logical relation between propositions p and q of the form `if p then q''; if p is true then q cannot be false;

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    Hyponyms: unspoken accusation, veiled accusation, insinuation, innuendo

     

    Derivational Morphology: imply, involve, entail, mean, implicate, connote, spell, import, incriminate, inculpate

     

    Anagrams: compilation, complainant

     

     
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