Synonyms and Antonyms of explicitness
1 careful thoroughness of detail <the explicitness of the instruction about human reproduction should be appropriate for the age of the students receiving it> Synonyms particularity, specificityRelated Words attentiveness, care, carefulness, conscientiousness, finicalness, finickiness, fussiness, meticulosity, meticulousness; alertness, cautiousness, circumspection, heedfulness, scrupulousness; discrimination, selectivity; accuracy, definitude, exactitude, exactness, fineness, preciseness, precisionNear Antonyms imprecision, inaccuracy, inexactness; indistinctness, vaguenessAntonyms generality
2 clearness of expression <the user's manual is written with such rare explicitness that the average consumer actually has a chance of understanding it> Synonyms clarity, simplicity, lucidity, lucidness, perspicuity, perspicuousnessRelated Words incision, incisiveness; directness, forthrightness, openness, straightforwardness; readability, readableness; comprehensibility, intelligibility, legibilityNear Antonyms ambiguity, ambiguousness, equivocalness, equivocation, inscrutability, inscrutableness, obliqueness, obliquity, opacity, opaqueness; impenetrability, incomprehensibility, incomprehensibleness, unintelligibility, unintelligibleness; circuitousness, deviousness, indirectness, indistinctness; dimness, disjointedness, incoherence; faintness, fuzziness, muddiness, nebulousness, vaguenessAntonyms obscureness, obscurity, unclarity
Learn More about explicitness
Spanish Central: Translation of "explicitness" Nglish: Translation of "explicitness" for Spanish speakers Britannica English: Translation of "explicitness" for Arabic speakers
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up explicitness? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).