What is implied?

  • (adj): Indicated by necessary connotation though not expressed directly.
    Synonyms: silent, tacit, understood

Some articles on implied:

Implied License
... An implied license is an unwritten license which permits a party (the licensee) to do something that would normally require the express permission of another party (the licensor) ... Implied licenses may arise by operation of law from actions by the licensor which lead the licensee to believe that it has the necessary permission ... Implied licenses often arise where the licensee has purchased a physical embodiment of some intellectual property belonging to the licensor, or has paid for its creation, but ...
The Duchess (film) - Release - Theatrical Release
... The BBFC has classified the film as a 12A, citing the scene of implied marital rape, which is "delivered through Georgiana's screams of protest, heard from outside the bedroom door." The BBFC's PG rating allows ...
Contractual Terms In English Law - Implied Terms
... A term may either be expressed or implied ... Implied terms are not stated but nevertheless form a provision of the contract ...
Rational Economic Exchange
... Rational economic exchange is implied in voluntary economic transactions between private parties (i.e ... Rational economic exchange can be implied in governmental taxation and spending where the agents of the citizen—government legislators and ...
Calendar Spread - Uses
... The calendar spread can be used to attempt to take advantage of a difference in the implied volatilities between two different months' options ... implement this strategy when the options he is buying have a distinctly lower implied volatility than the options he is writing (selling) ... In the typical version of this strategy, a rise in the overall implied volatility of a market's options during the trade will tend very strongly to be to the trader's ...

Famous quotes containing the word implied:

    As for the graces of expression, a great thought is never found in a mean dress; but ... the nine Muses and the three Graces will have conspired to clothe it in fit phrase. Its education has always been liberal, and its implied wit can endow a college.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The citizen who criticizes his country is paying it an implied tribute.
    J. William Fulbright (1905–1995)

    Christianity as an organized religion has not always had a harmonious relationship with the family. Unlike Judaism, it kept almost no rituals that took place in private homes. The esteem that monasticism and priestly celibacy enjoyed implied a denigration of marriage and parenthood.
    Beatrice Gottlieb, U.S. historian. The Family in the Western World from the Black Death to the Industrial Age, ch. 12, Oxford University Press (1993)