Saturday, March 19, 2011

tacit

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tacit [ TAS-it ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. unspoken; expressed without words; indicated or implied through means other than words
2. silent; quiet
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 After the conduct of the underground nuclear tests in 1998, the Defence minister, George Fernandes, made a tacit admission that it considers China, and not Pakistan, to be India's main threat.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 The Chinese Government has made a tacit admission that it faces a serious Aids crisis in central China.