Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Implication


  1. The act of implicating, or the state of being implicated.
  2. An implying, or that which is implied, but not expressed; an inference, or something which may fairly be understood, though not expressed in words.

Implication Quotations

There are problems with nursing - such as the issue of nurses all having to do degrees these days. But that doesn't mean to say the entire infrastructure of nursing is falling about and that it is populated by unfeeling psychopaths, which is, frankly, the implication sometimes.
Jo Brand

I can see why many Southerners, black ones in particular, don't like the implication that Southernness and the Confederate heritage are one and the same, because they're not. On the other hand, there are people who want to extirpate that completely and want folks to spit on the graves of their ancestors.
John Shelton Reed

I love my country very dearly, and I greatly resent the implication that some of the places that I have sung and some of the people that I have known, and some of my opinions, whether they are religious or philosophical, make me less of an American.
Pete Seeger

Greater than scene is situation. Greater than situation is implication. Greater than all of these is a single, entire human being, who will never be confined in any frame.
Eudora Welty

It bothers me when people say, 'Oh, you're so down to earth - for an actor.' Even when they don't say 'for an actor,' I feel like that's the implication. Why are the standards so low for performers?
Jake Gyllenhaal
More "Implication" Quotations

Implication Translations

implication in German is Folgerung, Implikation, Verwicklung, Implikation
implication in Norwegian is innblanding, innvikling
Copyright © 2001 - 2015 BrainyQuote