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David Copperfield
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  • ’My late wife loved her second husband, ma’am,’ said Mr. Murdstone, ’and trusted implicitly in him.’
  • ’My son’s tutor is a conscientious gentleman; and if I had not implicit reliance on my son, I should have reliance on him.’

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  • I placed implicit faith in this last statement, when I marked the look with which it was accompanied.
  • Still more so, by the stipulation of implicit confidence which I beg to impose.
  • I had such implicit confidence in her declaration, that I then put it to Mr. Peggotty, whether it would not seem, in the onset, like distrusting her, to follow her any farther.

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as in: not explicitly but implicitly Define
implied though not directly expressed
as in: implicit problem with the design Define
exists as an inseparable part or characteristic
as in: I trust her implicitly. Define
complete (without any doubts)
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