Associations to the word «Explicit»


EXPLICIT, adjective. Very specific, clear, or detailed.
EXPLICIT, adjective. (euphemism) Containing material (e.g. language or film footage) that might be deemed offensive or graphic.
EXPLICIT, adjective. (obsolete) Used at the conclusion of a book to indicate the end.
EXPLICIT FUNCTION, noun. (mathematics) Any function whose value may be directly calculated from the independent variable
EXPLICIT FUNCTIONS, noun. Plural of explicit function

Dictionary definition

EXPLICIT, adjective. Precisely and clearly expressed or readily observable; leaving nothing to implication; "explicit instructions"; "she made her wishes explicit"; "explicit sexual scenes".
EXPLICIT, adjective. In accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term.

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats