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implication
used in The Guardian

3 uses
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1  —1 use as in:
the implication is that...
Definition
Something that follows from something else.
The thing that follows could be:
  • something suggested indirectly (not said directly)
  • something that can be concluded (often a logical consequence)
  • something that results from something else
  • She halted for a moment, considering the question, before realizing the implications of what she was thinking.
    One - Four Years Later (43% in)
implications = things that logically follow from
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?  —2 uses
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  • Jennifer considered the implications.
    Thirty-six (81% in)
  • He said it as a friend would, without implications, and she smiled.
    Twenty-one (10% in)

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