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univocal

adjective

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  1. so clearly expressed as to leave no doubt about the meaning <those who believe that the language of the Bible is univocal: it is never metaphorical but intended to be taken literally> Synonyms clear-cut, definite, definitive, express, specific, unambiguous, unequivocal, explicitRelated Words avowed, declared, specified, stated; categorical (also categoric), complete, comprehensive, exhaustive, full; certain, sure, unmistakable; clear, distinct, lucid, well-defined; exact, precise; direct, literal, plain, simple, straightforward; comprehensible, intelligible, understandableNear Antonyms cryptic, dark, enigmatic (also enigmatical), obscure, unclear; imprecise, inaccurate, incorrect, inexact; incomprehensible, unintelligibleAntonyms implicit, implied, inferred; ambiguous, circuitous; equivocal, indefinite, inexplicit, unspecific, vague




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