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Word: tacit

Definition: understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement


Sentences Containing 'tacit'

Masters are always and everywhere in a sort of tacit, but constant and uniform, combination, not to raise the wages of labour above their actual rate.
By some tacit consent, throughout the voyage little or no allusion was made to it, especially by the mates.
But in his joy at the enchanted, tacit acquiescence of the mate, Ahab did not hear his foreboding invocation; nor yet the low laugh from the hold; nor yet the presaging vibrations of the winds in the cordage; nor yet the hollow flap of the sails against the masts, as for a moment their hearts sank in.

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