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
The decision to publish the report on Wednesday has broader political implications in Missouri.
Their decision could have national implications on e-commerce, although Congress can pass legislation afterward that broadens or narrows the law.
Many on social media said watching the hearing was like explaining social media to your grandparents, except on a scale that has national and international implications.
Because many of these industries of the future have profound military implications.
These issues that are coming up — AI, robotics, automation, self-driving — all have implications on jobs.
Our brain-centric view, Mr. Jasanoff notes, has wider social implications.
What’s not in dispute is that this rather arcane aspect of election law – in place since at least the 1960s – has significant real-world implications.
Labo is decidedly aimed at younger players, but the ideas Nintendo is trying to mainstream have implications far beyond.
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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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