shown to be also involved, especially in an incriminating manner:In the wake of last year’s doping scandal, the Cycling Federation states that this year’s team will have no connection to any of the implicated team members, either directly or indirectly.
implied as a necessary circumstance, or as something to be inferred or understood:My defensive post was answering an implicated accusation that clearly overstepped the boundaries of an opinion.
intimately connected or related, or affected as a result:The paper delves into the historical background of our modern understanding of time, as well as the implicated problem of infinity.
the simple past tense and past participle of implicate.
- un·im·pli·cat·ed, adjective
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How to use implicated in a sentence
The detailed information may not be collected because of inadequate testing, and that directly implicates outcomes.San Diego’s Many Jail Outbreaks Have These Factors in Common | Maya Srikrishnan | December 2, 2020 | Voice of San Diego
The SEC reportedly started a fraud inquiry, and Nikola founder Trevor Milton, who was directly implicated in Hindenburg’s report, resigned from his role as CEO.
The project, which is still running, has provided data for more than 225 scientific papers on proteins implicated in a number of diseases.Know when to fold ’em: How a company best known for playing games used A.I. to solve one of biology’s greatest mysteries | Jeremy Kahn | November 30, 2020 | Fortune
Apple has been implicated in several alleged labor abuses over the years.Apple is lobbying against a bill aimed at stopping forced labor in China | Reed Albergotti | November 20, 2020 | Washington Post
Boeing has updated the implicated software and added a backup sensor, and FAA Administrator Steve Dickson gave his thumbs-up, going so far as to pilot one of the planes to demonstrate that they are safe.The Boeing 737 MAX Is Cleared to Fly. Families of People Who Died on the Planes Wait for Answers. | by Alec MacGillis | November 19, 2020 | ProPublica
He confessed after six hours of questioning, and was convicted despite the fact DNA from the crime scene implicated someone else.
And yet, her own brokenness over her failures is written in such a way that the audience is implicated in them.The Feminist Aesthetic of ‘Happy Valley’: A Refusal to Eroticize Violence Against Women | Batya Ungar-Sargon | August 31, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
However, the timing of his resignation does raise questions about whether Sorenson implicated him.McConnell Campaign Manager Resigns Amid Payola Scandal in Iowa | Olivia Nuzzi, Ben Jacobs | August 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Rubin studied RB and two other genes implicated in cancer, neurofibromin and p53.Why Men May Be More Likely to Get Deadly Brain Cancer | Dr. Anand Veeravagu, MD, Tej Azad | August 5, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Now that Winfield was implicated, he was no longer a threat.‘Kill Team’: The Documentary the Army Doesn’t Want You to See | Andrew Romano | July 26, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
He was a member of the illuminati, and implicated in some of the disputes relating to that order.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
Seven months later Captain Preston and other soldiers implicated in the riot were tried before a Boston jury.The Eve of the Revolution | Carl Becker
An old man who became implicated in the trial of the Chauffeurs of Mortagne in 1809.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
implicated in the affair of the "Chauffeurs of Mortagne" and executed in 1809.Repertory Of The Comedie Humaine, Complete, A -- Z | Anatole Cerfberr and Jules Franois Christophe
If you are so certain that Enid Orlebar is implicated in the affair, if not the actual assassin, why don't you interrogate her?The Doctor of Pimlico | William Le Queux