subaudition

noun sub·au·di·tion \ ˌsəb-ȯ-ˈdi-shən \
Updated on: 28 Feb 2018

Definition of subaudition

: the act of understanding or supplying something not expressed : a reading between the lines

Origin and Etymology of subaudition

Late Latin subaudition-, subauditio, from subaudire to understand, from Latin sub- + audire to hear — more at audible


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