What is another word for implied?

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Adjective
Suggested without being stated directly
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“Many neighborhood mothers took umbrage at the implied criticism of how they handle their children.”
Adjective
Existing but not yet developed or manifest
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Almost or nearly as described, but not completely or according to strict definition
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Not expressed or done in a direct way
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Barely perceptible to the senses
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Spoken rather than written
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To have indicated or suggested to be
“To say this is to imply that such issues can simply be washed away, wished away, or ignored.”
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To have conveyed in appropriate or telling terms
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Past tense for to suggest or involve as a necessary consequence
“It was a kind gesture but one that would be unlikely today because it might imply culpability and lead to litigation.”
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Past tense for to signify beyond its literal or principal meaning
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Past tense for to indicate or be a foreshadow of
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Past tense for to refer to something indirectly or by suggestion
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Past tense for to state under oath, to plead
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Past tense for tacitly assume at the beginning of a line of argument or course of action that something is the case
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Past tense for acknowledge, admit
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Approached the subject of
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(smack of) Past tense for to resemble or imply (a hint of) something
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Past tense for engage in casual conversation about other people
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Past tense for to (in all certainty or probability) result in
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