understood without being openly expressed; implied:
silent; saying nothing:
a tacit partner.
unvoiced or unspoken:
a tacit prayer.
implied or inferred without direct expression; understood: a tacit agreement
created or having effect by operation of law, rather than by being directly expressed
adjective 1. inclined to silence; reserved in speech; reluctant to join in conversation. 2. dour, stern, and silent in expression and manner. adjective 1. habitually silent, reserved, or uncommunicative; not inclined to conversation
noun 1. the state or quality of being reserved or reticent in conversation. 2. Scots Law. the relinquishing of a legal right through an unduly long delay, as by the silence of the creditor.
noun 1. a short, sharp-pointed nail, usually with a flat, broad head. 2. Nautical. a rope for extending the lower forward corner of a course. the lower forward corner of a course or fore-and-aft sail. the heading of a sailing vessel, when sailing close-hauled, with reference to the wind direction. a course run obliquely against […]
noun 1. a large board, usually made of cork or soft wood, on which notices can be tacked.