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  • His assent could only be tacit, for he had never been dazzled by his sister’s intellectual lustre.
  • He therefore assented tacitly to the proposition which Mrs. Penniman had tacitly laid down, that it was of importance that the poor motherless girl should have a brilliant woman near her.
  • He therefore assented tacitly to the proposition which Mrs. Penniman had tacitly laid down, that it was of importance that the poor motherless girl should have a brilliant woman near her.
  • She said nothing, either tacitly or explicitly, and as she was never very talkative, there was now no especial eloquence in her reserve.

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  • There was a tacit understanding that Jessica would play good cop and Tyler would play bad cop.
  • We have a tacit agreement.

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