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Word: explicit

Definition: totally clear; definite; outspoken


Sentences Containing 'explicit'

But if you are really innocent and ignorant, I must be more explicit.
``But you are not entitled to know mine; nor will such behavior as this, ever induce me to be explicit.''
Albert's lips scarcely whispered``Good by,''but his look was more explicit; it expressed a whole poem of restrained anger, proud disdain, and generous indignation.
Explicit rules are laid down by some of the Roman classical writers.
And now I must be explicit, for this that follows--unless his explanation is to be accepted--is an absolutely unaccountable thing.
I thought I heard something stir inside--to be explicit, I thought I heard a sound like a chuckle--but I must have been mistaken.
Her childish way was the most delicious way in the world to me, but it was necessary to be explicit, and I solemnly repeated: 'Dora, my own life, I am your ruined David!'

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