1. implied though not directly expressed; inherent in the nature of something

- an implicit agreement not to raise the subject

- there was implicit criticism in his voice

- anger was implicit in the argument

Similar word(s): connotative, inherent, underlying, silent, tacit, understood, unexpressed, unsaid, unspoken, unstated, unuttered, unverbalised, unverbalized, unvoiced, covert, inexplicit

2. being without doubt or reserve

- implicit trust

Similar word(s): absolute, unquestioning