implication

Definition

A meaning or consequence implied by an action or statement.

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I read the report and I must say that the implication that we would knowingly do such a reckless act is shocking to me.

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The unintended implication of Greg's gesture was unknown to him because he did not know the customs of the foreign country.

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During the course of our lengthy conversation, my friend used certain words and tones that would give me the implication that h e was pretty upset about the matter at hand.

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