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ex·plic·it

 (ĭk-splĭs′ĭt)
adj.
1.
a. Fully and clearly expressed; leaving nothing implied: explicit approval.
b. Fully developed or formulated: has an explicit idea of what to say in the paper.
2. Forthright and unreserved in expression: They were explicit in their criticism.
3.
a. Readily observable: an explicit sign of trouble.
b. Describing or portraying nudity or sexual activity in graphic detail.

[Latin explicitus, past participle of explicāre, to unfold; see explicate.]

ex·plic′it·ly adv.
ex·plic′it·ness n.
Synonyms: explicit, definite, express, specific
These adjectives mean entirely clear and unambiguous: explicit statements; a definite answer; my express wishes; a specific purpose.
Antonym: ambiguous
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.explicitly - in an explicit manner; "in his foreword Professor Clark puts it explicitly"
implicitly - without ever expressing so clearly; "he implicitly assumes that you know the answer"
Translations
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explicitly

[ɪksˈplɪsɪtlɪ] ADV [state, mention, acknowledge] → explícitamente, de forma explícita; [forbid, reject, deny] → categóricamente; [racist, political] → explícitamente, claramente
explicitly sexual photographsfotografías fpl con claro contenido sexual

explicitly

[ɪkˈsplɪsɪtli] adv
(= openly) → ouvertement
(= frankly) → ouvertement

explicitly

adv
state, saydeutlich, ausdrücklich
forbid, reject, mention, acknowledgeausdrücklich; (+adj) → eindeutig; explicitly political activitieseindeutig politische Aktivitäten; explicitly anti-Semiticunverhohlen antisemitisch; explicitly sexual photographssexuell explizite Fotos

explicitly

[ɪkˈsplɪsɪtlɪ] adv (see adj) → nettamente, esplicitamente, chiaramente

explicit

(ikˈsplisit) adjective
stated, or stating, fully and clearly. explicit instructions; Can you be more explicit?
exˈplicitly adverb
exˈplicitness noun
References in classic literature ?
Crupp must have been a woman of penetration; for when this attachment was but a few weeks old, and I had not had the courage to write more explicitly even to Agnes, than that I had been to Mr.
As this truth is shameful, young ladies are left for a year or two to find it out for themselves; it is seldom explicitly conveyed to them at their entry into society.
So far are the suggestions of Montesquieu from standing in opposition to a general Union of the States, that he explicitly treats of a confederate republic as the expedient for extending the sphere of popular government, and reconciling the advantages of monarchy with those of republicanism.
The president then sought to make him speak more explicitly, but M.
Send back your answer as fast as you can, and be careful to write explicitly.
At the end of six months - the seed always falling on good ground - Mulcahy spoke almost explicitly, hinting darkly in the approved fashion at dread powers behind him, and advising nothing more nor less than mutiny.
It may be well to say here, a little more explicitly, that there was no real intention to describe with particular accuracy any real characters in this book.
After lunch Lady Conant talked to her explicitly of maternity as that is achieved in cottages and farm-houses remote from aid, and of the duty thereto of the mistress of Pardons.
Once more he would demand explicitly if my mother knew that I was out.
So now the general explicitly forbade his taking part in any action whatever of Denisov's.
I don't quite see," she said, as if Katharine had challenged her explicitly, "how, things being as they are, any one can help trying, at least, to do something.
On the contrary, there was a strong reason to be added, which he had not himself taken explicitly into account--namely, that he was not unmixedly adorable.