Word of the Week: Tacit

CliffsNotes August 17, 2015


Word: tacit (adj)

Meaning: unspoken

Synonyms: implied, inferred, understood

1. We had a tacit agreement that whoever drove picked the music.

2. In order to go to Hogsmede, the students needed more than their parents’ tacit consent: they needed written approval.

3. Without voicing the words aloud, we made a tacit pact to never discuss what happened that night.

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