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Origin of tacit
ANTONYMS FOR tacit
OTHER WORDS FROM tacittac·it·ly, adverbtac·it·ness, noun
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Example sentences from the Web for tacitly
One expects that an ecstatically rendered sex scene would follow, but their first night together is only tacitly referenced.Hell Hath No Fury Like Valerie Trierweiler, the French President’s Ex|Lizzie Crocker|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With this new development, LEGO tacitly undermined its own claims to neutrality.Why It Took LEGO So Long to Get the Memo: Girls Like Science, Too|Samantha Allen|August 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Cheney tacitly bashed Paul last month, saying an “increasing strain of isolationism” is taking over their party.Will Rand Paul’s Unorthodox Foreign Policy Fit in the GOP?|Kristen Soltis Anderson|April 9, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In short, everyone quickly and tacitly agreed that the whole situation could probably be summed up in a single word: racism.Why Is Israel’s Red Cross Rejecting Ethiopian Blood?|Sigal Samuel|December 13, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Gulf States, now tacitly aligned with Israel against Iran, could make this alliance official and openly coordinated.
But when the food was before him, he addressed himself to it, tacitly rejecting all her attempts to whip up conversation.Country Neighbors|Alice Brown
I have always felt, however, that Linda was tacitly given to me by the public.Memoirs of an American Prima Donna|Clara Louise Kellogg
Trent always spoke of the girl as his "brother," although it was tacitly understood that Kee Meng knew she was not a man.Caravans By Night|Harry Hervey
It had been tacitly and quite amiably understood between them that he was not one who invited young ladies to his own apartments.The Pretty Lady |Arnold E. Bennett
The last evening, when the time came to say good-night, it was tacitly known to all that they were to look upon his face no more.St. Ives|Robert Louis Stevenson