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tacit
used in The Awakening

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Definition
implied or understood, but not expressed directly
  • They seemed never before to have weighed much against the abundance of her husband's kindness and a uniform devotion which had come to be tacit and self-understood.
    Chapter 3 (59% in)
  • Mr. Pontellier had been a rather courteous husband so long as he met a certain tacit submissiveness in his wife.
    Chapter 19 (16% in)
  • His attitude became one of good-humored subservience and tacit adoration.
    Chapter 26 (11% in)

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