Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adjective

Definitions: (adjective) If something is explicit, it is clearly said or shown, not hidden or just suggested.

Examples: (adjective) Sometimes it helps to be more explicit when speaking to children. (adjective) It is very important that the company write an explicit statement about bonuses in the contract.

Synonyms: adjectives: specific, accurate, certain.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 6 D