Definition of explicitness noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



    BrE BrE//ɪkˈsplɪsɪtnəs//
    ; NAmE NAmE//ɪkˈsplɪsɪtnəs//
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  1. 1the quality of stating something clearly or directly, so that the meaning is easy to understand The theory has been explained with great clarity and explicitness.
  2. 2the quality of showing something openly or obviously, so that there is no doubt about what is happening He didn't like the degree of sexual explicitness in the film.