Examples of implication in a Sentence
- … but whereas Updike and Roth work to establish connection and coherence in the face of time's chaos, DeLillo is an artist of diffusion and dispersal, of implication and missing information. —A. O. Scott, New York Times Book Review, 21 May 2006
- … the power of ideas to transform the world is itself accelerating. Although people readily agree with this observation when simply stated, very few people truly appreciate its profound implications. —Ray Kurzweil, Curious Minds, (2004) 2005
- … the astronomer Edwin Hubble found that the universe is expanding, and by implication must have originated a finite time ago in an explosion popularly called the big bang. —Paul Davies, The New Physics, 1989
I'm offended by his implication that women can't be good at mathematics.
He condemned the court and, by implication, the entire legal system.
He was shocked by the implication of his partner in the theft.
Recent Examples of implication from the Web
In addition, how Berrios’ case plays out — and is perceived by the public — also could have implications well beyond the down-ballot campaign for assessor.
Important updates about your career at this time may have major implications, so keep your ear to the ground.
Technology like drones can help scientists and managers gather data fast enough to enable timely assessment of the implications of these changes.
But the broader implications of the parking squabble in Toronto remain thorny for car-sharing operations.
The bureaucratic battle over governance has real-world implications in Oregon.
The launch was a flashy and historic victory, but the feat has real world implications.
The implication is pretty clear: When Trump attacked NFL players to get the racist wing of his base angry and frothy, everyone else heard the dog whistle, too.
Perhaps your instinct is to spit out the narrative in distaste at its implications.
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IMPLICATION Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of implication for English Language Learners
: a possible future effect or result
: something that is suggested without being said directly : something that is implied
: the fact or state of being involved in or connected to something (such as a crime) : the fact or state of being implicated in something
IMPLICATION Defined for Kids
Definition of implication for Students
- Consider the implications of your actions.
legal Definition of implication
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