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    implication

    implication - Dictionary definition and meaning for word implication

    Definition
    (noun) something that is inferred (deduced or entailed or implied)
    Synonyms : deduction , entailment
    Example Sentence
    • his resignation had political implications
    Definition
    (noun) a meaning that is not expressly stated but can be inferred
    Synonyms : import , significance
    Example Sentence
    • the significance of his remark became clear only later
    • the expectation was spread both by word and by implication
    Definition
    (noun) an accusation that brings into intimate and usually incriminating connection Definition
    (noun) a logical relation between propositions p and q of the form `if p then q'; if p is true then q cannot be false Definition
    (noun) a relation implicated by virtue of involvement or close connection (especially an incriminating involvement)
    Example Sentence
    • he was suspected of implication in several robberies
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for implication

sounds like INDICATION which has a similar meaning.

We write IMPLY symbol to show something is true. Here, we are imply for suggesting someone is guilty.

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