from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Linguistics The concept that a signifier denotes.
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- n. The concept or idea evoked by a sign.
- v. Simple past tense and past participle of signify.
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- n. the meaning of a word or expression; the way in which a word or expression or situation can be interpreted
Translation of French signifié, past participle of signifier, to signify.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)