Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) An implication is a meaning that can be understood but is not given directly. (noun) An implication is a result that may be expected or predicted.

Examples: (noun) Even if you did not call me a liar, the implication is there. (noun) We must consider the implications of building more coal power plants. (noun) This change has big implications for health planners and for those caring for people with AIDS.

Synonyms: nouns: effect, result. suggestion, connection.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 4 D

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