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American English: /ɪkˈsplɪsɪt/
British English: /ɪkˈsplɪsɪt/
, /ɛkˈsplɪsɪt/

Translation of explicit in Spanish:


  • (instructions/statement)
    sexually explicit
    sexualmente explícito
    she was quite explicit on this point
    fue muy explícita or categórica en cuanto a ese punto
    he described it in explicit detail
    lo describió muy gráficamente
    Example sentences
    • To ensure consistency, several definitions were made explicit before data entry began.
    • The methodologies employed are not only made explicit, but discussed in some detail, albeit at times anecdotally.
    • At least one has even made explicit reference to the use of nuclear bombs, albeit as a retaliatory measure.
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