Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / explicit
FEEDBACK

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

Weaver also reportedly pushed to come to University of Ottawa, where Allen was studying, using sexually explicit language.
In an Axios-Ipsos poll released Tuesday, more than 4 in 10 Republicans indicated that they have already returned to normal levels of in-person gatherings — an explicit rejection of a key tool for stopping the virus’s spread.
Other moments are more explicit in their terrors, like a fumbling, massive creature chasing you, crushing every bed you crawl out from underneath.
The sting netted charges against 20 accused of trying to persuade children to send explicit photos or meet for sex.
Since January 1, delivery companies are prohibited from listing California restaurants without explicit permission.
It started in the 1800s, when Horace Mann, often called “the father of public education” in the United States, argued against teaching the explicit sounds of each letter.
Local painter Patrick Kirwin makes the game winkingly explicit with two of the large, detailed paintings in his Art League show, “I Need Trompe L’Oeil.”
That wouldn’t explain why the anonymous denials were so explicit and broad, but again, it’s the most charitable reading.
Yet six years after a now-infamous video captured him pleading, “I can’t breathe,” NYPD cops are still being caught on camera performing the dangerous move with the tacit acceptance — and sometimes, explicit approval — of department leaders.
STILL CAN’T BREATHEBY TOPHER SANDERS, PROPUBLICA, AND YOAV GONEN, THE CITY, VIDEO BY LUCAS WALDRON, PROPUBLICAJANUARY 21, 2021PROPUBLICA

WORDS RELATED TO EXPLICIT

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

WORD OF THE DAY

machinateverb (used with or without object) | [mak-uh-neyt ]SEE DEFINITION