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
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