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1In a clear and detailed manner, leaving no room for confusion or doubt.‘the essay should state explicitly how the facts support the thesis’‘she has explicitly rejected the theory of patriarchy’
- ‘The heroines explicitly reject comfortable middle-class lives when they rebel against their parental figures.’
- ‘The client had not explicitly stated green design as a goal, but the design team was interested in these ideas.’
- ‘The commission was designed explicitly to bridge the worlds of high finance and global health.’
- ‘The classic example is giving a speech to an angry mob, urging them (explicitly or implicitly) to attack someone or destroy some property.’
- ‘It's not explicitly stated here, and that's a mistake.’
- ‘I explicitly and unambiguously said the opposite.’
- ‘Like many mountain lovers, he couched his descriptions in explicitly religious terms.’
- ‘He did not explicitly say he would get it done, but personally, I would be surprised if he did not.’
- ‘Sometimes, its message is explicitly political.’
- ‘When Albert explicitly forbids playing in the greenhouse, the boy makes a beeline.’
- 1.1 (in reference to representations of sexual activity) graphically and vividly.as submodifier ‘explicitly erotic images’
- ‘He handles sex explicitly enough to attract charges of pornography.’
- ‘Aside from the one explicitly pornographic scene, the rest of the film manages to keep its pants on.’
- ‘His sculptures are among the most abstractly yet explicitly erotic artworks of the 20th century.’
- ‘The explicitly sexual content of this image is also revealing.’
- ‘He is testing his audience with extensive nudity, explicitly sexual and violent film sequences, and four-letter language.’
- ‘All of his work is explicitly erotic.’
- ‘His drawings themselves are major works of art and the show has a substantial selection, including a group of explicitly erotic subjects.’
- ‘His tweeted chest shots are more telling than the explicitly pornographic photos that followed.’
- ‘Just a page into the book the grandfather is caught red handed in an explicitly bizarre act of sex with a minor.’
- ‘The ancients, and particularly the Greeks and the Romans, were more comfortable with explicitly erotic images than most moderns are.’
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