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Definitions and Synonyms of denote | Another word for denote | What is denote?

Definition 1: have as a meaning - [verb of communication]

Samples where denote or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • `multi-' denotes `many'

Synonyms for denote in the sense of this definition

(denote is a kind of ...) denote or connote

"`maison' means `house' in French" "An example sentence would show what this word means"

(... is a kind of denote ) practice sophistry; change the meaning of or be vague about in order to mislead or deceive

"Don't twist my words"

(... is a kind of denote ) refer to something with a euphemism

(... is a kind of denote ) go back to something earlier

"This harks back to a previous remark of his"

(... is a kind of denote ) give the name or identifying characteristics of; refer to by name or some other identifying characteristic property

"Many senators were named in connection with the scandal" "The almanac identifies the auspicious months"

(... is a kind of denote ) refer (a word or name) to a person or thing

"He applied this racial slur to me!"

(... is a kind of denote ) speak disparagingly of; e.g., make a racial slur

"your comments are slurring your co-workers"

(... is a kind of denote ) indicate through a symbol, formula, etc.

"Can you express this distance in kilometers?"

(denote has a similar meaning as ...) be a sign or indication of

"Her smile denoted that she agreed"

Definition 2: be a sign or indication of - [verb of communication]

Samples where denote or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Her smile denoted that she agreed

(denote is a kind of ...) assign a name or title to

(denote has a similar meaning as ...) have as a meaning

"`multi-' denotes `many' "

Definition 3: make known; make an announcement - [verb of communication]

Samples where denote or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She denoted her feelings clearly

Synonyms for denote in the sense of this definition

(denote is a kind of ...) impart knowledge of some fact, state of affairs, or event to

"I informed him of his rights"

(... is a kind of denote ) publicize with, or as if with, a poster

"I'll post the news on the bulletin board"

(... is a kind of denote ) call attention to

"Please don't advertise the fact that he has AIDS"

(... is a kind of denote ) call out loudly, as of names or numbers

(... is a kind of denote ) announce loudly

(... is a kind of denote ) proclaim or announce with or as if with a fanfare

(... is a kind of denote ) proclaim or announce in public

"before we had newspapers, a town crier would cry the news" "He cried his merchandise in the market square"

(... is a kind of denote ) announce as the result of an investigation or experience or finding

"Dozens of incidents of wife beatings are reported daily in this city" "The team reported significant advances in their research"

(... is a kind of denote ) announce one's presence

"I report to work every day at 9 o'clock"

(... is a kind of denote ) announce for a score; of cards in a card game

(... is a kind of denote ) announce the termination of, as of treaties

(... is a kind of denote ) announce by means of a sound

"sound the alarm"

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