Definition of SIGNIFIED


Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted; "the dictionary gave several senses for the word"; "in the best sense charity is really a duty"; "the signifier is linked to the signified" ;


Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) convey or express a meaning; "These words mean nothing to me!"; "What does his strange behavior signify?" ;

  • 3. (

    ) make known with a word or signal; "He signified his wish to pay the bill for our meal" ;

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