Legal Definition and Related Resources of Implied

Meaning of Implied

As contrasted with express , e.g., where the intention in regard to an agreement is not manifested by explicit and direct words, but is gathered by implication or necessary deduction from the circumstances, and the general language or conduct of the parties to the agreement. See Goldfein v Continental Ins. Co. of City of New York, 249 N. W. 78, 125 Neb. 112.

Implied Alternative Definition

Arising by intendment or Inference, rather than by actual expression in words.

Synonyms of Implied


  • alluded to
  • allusive
  • assumed
  • connoted
  • expressed indirectly
  • implicit
  • indicated
  • inferential
  • inferred
  • insinuated
  • meant
  • signified
  • suggested
  • tacit
  • undeclared
  • understood
  • unspoken Associated Concepts: implied acceptance
  • implied acquiescense
  • implied admission
  • implied agency
  • implied agreement
  • implied authority
  • implied contract
  • implied covenant
  • implied dedication
  • implied malice
  • implied notice
  • implied powers
  • implied promise
  • implied ratification
  • implied trust
  • implied warranty

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Concept of Implied in the context of Real Property

A short definition of Implied: Something apparent from the circumstances, rather than from direct action or communication.

Concept of Implied in the context of Real Property

A short definition of Implied: Something apparent from the circumstances, rather than from direct action or communication.



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