Pronunciation of Tacit
/tˈasɪt/, /tˈasɪt/, /t_ˈa_s_ɪ_t/
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Other synonyms and related words:
undeclared, unuttered, unvoiced.
taken for granted; not said aloud (adjective)
Sense 1 (noun)
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Usage examples for tacit:
- As if by tacit agreement, they both took refuge from any solution in a gayety that might have been assumed, so sedulously was it cultivated. - "Carnival", Compton Mackenzie.
- In the background of even Christian minds, Jesus to the contrary notwithstanding, one finds the tacit assumption, counted almost too sacred to be examined, that of course a man's first loyalty is to his nation. - "Christianity and Progress", Harry Emerson Fosdick.
- Let's say so and have done with it, to which Adrian gave tacit assent. - "When Ghost Meets Ghost", William Frend De Morgan.