Meaning of IMPLY in English


[im.ply] vt im.plied ; [ME emplien, fr. MF emplier, fr. L implicare] (14c) 1 obs: enfold, entwine

2: to involve or indicate by inference, association, or necessary consequence rather than by direct statement "rights ~ obligations"

3: to contain potentially

4: to express indirectly "his silence implied consent" syn see suggest usage see infer

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