Definition for implication

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That has profound implications for people in California and, more fundamentally, how we manage infrastructure.

By implication, the believers are saying that these vaunted names will generate enormous returns on the 20% of earnings they’re keeping to grow the business.

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The Northern Isles deployment confirmed their hypothesis, which could have implications for data centers on land.

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Sitting in my own backyard one afternoon this summer, my wife and I talked through the implications of this looming American future.

Not to mention, the financial implications to you and your client.

Outside of the absurdity of “blood splatter” flying through the air is the implication that Ebola can be “breathed” at all.

The implication is that she might even have assisted her husband inflicting his superficial wounds.

The implication of some German news stories is that he was almost a charity case.

The bottom-line implication of such remarks: Putin will not let that happen again; and the crisis will go on.

Yet another important barrier to addressing this issue is the implication for statin sales.

Lady Hartledon understood the implication; she felt nettled, and a flush rose to her face.

I learnt it—I can hardly tell you how I learnt it—by implication, I think; for it was never expressly told me.

It is the implication that there is a spiritual discernment which is distinct from mental discernment.

The softness of the implication she swept aside, as if she hardly dared regard it lest it weaken her resolve.

I think it possesses this authority, both by necessary implication and by express grant.


On this page you'll find 59 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to implication, such as: conclusion, connotation, indication, meaning, overtone, and ramification.

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