Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Imply"

The meaning of "Imply" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa imply?
A: Something that is hinted at or suggested without actually saying it.

Example: He implied that he wanted to go to home when he kept looking at his watch during our date.
Q: O que significa imply?
A: To hint at something without saying it
Q: O que significa implies?
A: It means to suggest something without directly saying it

Example sentences using "Imply"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com imply.
A: Good evening dear friend

The word Imply can be used to:

- Indirectly express or assert.
- Suggest as a logically necessary consequence.
- To have as a logical consequence.
- To suggest that someone is guilty.
- To have as a characteristic or necessary consequence.

Examples:

1. I didn't mean to imply that there was something wrong with the way you dress.
2. When a person is having a bad day, it doesn't imply that they are always sad.
3. Fred changed his body language to imply to the woman that he was not interested.
4. Cleo blushed. She had not meant to imply that he was lying.
5. This does not necessarily imply that children achieve better results in private schools.
6. I never meant to imply any criticism.
7. What did she imply in her words?
8. What do you imply by that statement?
9. Freedom does not necessarily imply responsibility.
10. How dare she imply that I was lying?
11. Cheerfulness doesn't always imply happiness.
12. High profits do not necessarily imply efficiency.
13. I don't wish to imply that you are wrong.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com imply.
A: "Imply" means that your words or actions or expressions are conveying something more than just what you have said.

Person 1: I guess this is the end.
Person 2: What are you implying?
Person 1: That this relationship is over.

"He looked intently at her, his gaze implying something more than just interest in her financial stability."

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com imply.
A: I am implying that we go search for her.
I was implying that we split up.
I will imply that I should go on ahead.
I implied that she should have left.
I had implied that he leave.
I will have implied that the boy was kidnapped.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com imply.
A: Imply means to suggest something is true without saying it.

Examples:
I don't want to imply that I don't like her because I do.

I was trying to imply that I didn't want to study with him but he didn't notice.

You can't imply what you want me to do because I don't understand.

I'm not trying to imply they're a couple but I saw her kissing him.

Stop implying that I should study more, I already know.

It's not a rule at work that we have to dress well but it is implied.

Synonyms of "Imply" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre imply e implicate ?
A: Both implicate and imply are very similar and can sometimes be used interchangeably.

(Eg by saying that coffee would keep her awake, Mary implicated that she didn't want any

by saying that coffee would keep her awake, Mary implied that she didn't want any)

However, implicated is only really ever used when talking about someone's involvement in a crime.
Eg The man was implicated in the robbery because the police saw money in the man's hands
Q: Qual é a diferença entre imply e indicate e suggest ?
A: @Dadjokes4fun 그 말들은 모두 같은 의미입니다.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre imply e signify ?
A: To imply something is to kind of beat around the bush instead of saying it outright.
To signify more often than not means to show something, so if you would like to signify, that means you want to give something a little extra importance.

For example (because i’m afraid my description wasn’t great)

Saying “You might want to change your clothes!” can imply that the person you are speaking to has something wrong with the clothes they are wearing.

Saying “This rose signifies my love for you” can mean that the rose is important because it represents the love you have for someone.

Hope this helps!! :)
Q: Qual é a diferença entre imply e allude to ?
A: Well, It is a synonym of "imply", but more subtle, referring indirectly or by suggestion
Q: Qual é a diferença entre imply e indicate e infer e refer ?
A: @jickoon: This data implys a connection. = The connection is suggested/is possible
This data indicates a connection. = The connection is shown/ is certain
This data helps us infer a connection. = The data helps us deduct the connection
Refer is most easily explained as a verb for reference = He referred with this reference to Shakespeare.

Translations of "Imply"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? imply
A: imˈplī.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (RU)? implies meaning
A: It means "indicates that".
Eg
Sri Lanka is playing very fast, this implies that they will win.
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? imply
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Other questions about "Imply"

Q: I already implied that I want to resign
I already intimated that I want to resign
he is intimating that he doesn't want to go
he is implying that he doesn't want to go

soa natural?
A: correct

Imply is much more common. Many Americans would not know the word intimate.
Q: Por favor, mostra-me como pronunciar implies.
A: Thank you
Q: Rather than imply, why don't you just speak ? soa natural?
A: You could say "Rather than imply, why don't you just speak your mind" too! Very good 🖒
Q: She implied that I wasn't properly dressed. soa natural?
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