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— as in: not explicitly but implicitly
"Did she explicitly promise?"
"Well, I guess not explicitly, but nobody who was there could have missed the
implied though not directly expressed
— as in: implicit problem with the design
This risk is
in your plan. We can work to minimize the danger, but it cannot be eliminated.
exists as an inseparable part or characteristic
— as in: I trust her implicitly.
Her team has
confidence in her decisions.
complete (without any doubts)
Another sense of the form
is "without doubt or reserve" as in, "I trust Sue implicitly".
It is a more strongly stated sense of the more general meanings; e.g., "Sue implies trustworthiness," or "trustworthiness is inherent in Sue."
. . . enhancing vocabulary while reading