French translation of 'explicit'
1. (= frank)
sexually explicit à caractère sexuel
to be explicit about sth être explicite au sujet de qch
2. (= declared)
[support, commitment] explicite
3. (= definite) [instructions] formel(le)
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Example Sentences Including 'explicit'
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There was general agreement that the previously unpublished conventions should become explicit and public.The Times Literary Supplement (2011)
Few of his political works are explicit.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
His work has no explicit campaigning message.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
The programme will explore how angry exes have destroyed lives by sharing explicit images of their previous partners.The Sun (2015)
There are no explicit scenes, yet the whole book is simply heaving.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Most guilty parties wouldn't have any explicit intention.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Something so explicit, so impersonal, on a phone.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
And childhood exposure to explicit pics has little effect on teenage behaviour, claims the US study.The Sun (2014)
He proceeded to send explicit messages and pictures before sharing her details with other men.The Sun (2014)
He sent other explicit photos to a 20-year-old student who he also invited to share hotel trysts.The Sun (2016)
One photo is too explicit to publish.The Sun (2014)
Our chats have become explicit and pictures have been sent, mainly by me to prove my love for him.The Sun (2015)
Police found they had sent hundreds of texts and explicit pictures.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
Since politics is a process we must again reconsider planning as a process, but from a wider and more explicit political perspective than that of "procedural" theory.Politics, Planning and the State (1990)
Technology existed to allow social media platforms to block explicit images from young users automatically, following a request from their parents, he said.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The band formed in 1970 with an explicit and unapologetic political angle.Smithsonian Mag (2017)
The scenes were so explicit that there was incorrect speculation that they had been real.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
The star is no longer comfortable in her home after he posted her an explicit picture.The Sun (2016)
There were explicit texts and pictures from her to another guy.The Sun (2016)
This is where explicit images are sent by text message from one mobile phone to another.The Sun (2013)
Volunteers who had half a litre found it easier to look at explicit pictures - but women loosened up more than men.The Sun (2016)
We meet most weekends and he sends me explicit photos.The Sun (2011)
Young people receive little or no explicit instruction.The Chomsky Update - Linguistics and Politics (1990)
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British English: explicit ADJECTIVE
Something that is explicit is expressed or shown clearly, without hiding anything.
Many parents worry about explicit violence on television.
Translation of explicit from the Collins English to French Dictionary