a manifestation of consent to something through conduct, including inaction or silence.
noun 1. a warranty not stated explicitly by the seller of merchandise or real property but presumed for reasons of commercial or legal custom (distinguished from ).
[im-plahyd] adjective 1. involved, indicated, or suggested without being directly or explicitly stated; tacitly understood: an implied rebuke; an implied compliment. /ɪmˈplaɪd/ adjective 1. hinted at or suggested; not directly expressed: an implied criticism
[im-plahy] verb (used with object), implied, implying. 1. to indicate or suggest without being explicitly stated: His words implied a lack of faith. 2. (of words) to signify or mean. 3. to involve as a necessary circumstance: Speech implies a speaker. 4. Obsolete. to enfold. /ɪmˈplaɪ/ verb (transitive; may take a clause as object) -plies, […]
[im-plohd] verb (used without object), imploded, imploding. 1. to burst inward (opposed to ). verb (used with object), imploded, imploding. 2. Phonetics. to pronounce by . /ɪmˈpləʊd/ verb 1. to collapse or cause to collapse inwards in a violent manner as a result of external pressure: the vacuum flask imploded 2. (transitive) to pronounce (a […]