Silent; not expressed; implied or inferred; manifested by the refraining from contradiction or objection; inferred from the situation and circumstances, in the absence of express matter. Thus, tacit consent is consent inferred from the fact that the party kept silence when he had an opportunity to forbid or refuse.
Link to This DefinitionDid you find this definition of TACIT helpful? You can share it by copying the code below and adding it to your blog or web page.
Written and fact checked by The Law Dictionary