I didn't mean to imply that there was anything wrong with the way you dress.
He took a bite out of his sandwich in such a way as to imply the subject was closed.
They imply a lively sense of radical human need.
The word potential does not imply that this energy is not real; it exists in potentiality only in the sense that it is stored away in some latent manner; but it can be drawn upon without limit for mechanical work.
He probably meant to imply that qualities have no existence apart from the subject to which they belong.