Meaning of IMPLY in English

IMPLY (-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.

Etymology: ME f. OF emplier f. L implicare (as IMPLICATE)

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.