toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

imply
used in Anne Of Green Gables

2 uses
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
to suggest or say indirectly — possibly as a logical consequence
  • Josie walked the Barry fence with an airy unconcern which seemed to imply that a little thing like that wasn't worth a "dare."
    Chapter 23 — Anne Comes to Grief in an Affair of Honor (18% in)
  • Somehow Anne—who did not notice the rather guilty little start of surprise the white-lace girl gave, and would not have understood the subtle compliment implied therein if she had—got on her feet, and moved dizzily out to the front.
    Chapter 33 — The Hotel Concert (63% in)

There are no more uses of "imply" in Anne Of Green Gables.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary / more samples — Oxford® USDictionary list — Onelook.com®