Meaning of IMPLY in English

IMPLY

v.tr. (-ies, -ied) 1 (often foll. by that + clause) strongly suggest the truth or existence of (a thing not expressly asserted). 2 insinuate, hint (what are you implying?). 3 signify. implied adj. impliedly adv.

[ ME f. OF emplier f. L implicare (as IMPLICATE) ]

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