meaning

How do you pronounce meaning?

Pronounciation of meaning

British Female Listen
British Male Listen
American Female Listen
American Male Listen

Definitions for meaning

  • adjective - rich in significance or implication; "a meaning look"
  • noun - the idea that is intended; "What is the meaning of this proverb?"
  • noun - the message that is intended or expressed or signified; "what is the meaning of this sentence"; "the significance of a red traffic light"; "the signification of Chinese characters"; "the import of his announcement was ambiguous"
  • Synonyms for meaning

    pregnant significant significance signification import substance

    Antonyms for meaning

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    Holonyms for meaning

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    Hyponyms for meaning

    undercurrent connotation symbolisation referent core spirit nicety overtone implication reference lexical meaning sense effect gist moral shade point semantics tenor denotation grammatical meaning signified essence intent lesson subtlety significance strain extension symbolization intension burden purport nuance refinement import undertone

    Hypernyms for meaning

    content idea subject matter thought substance message

    Meronyms for meaning

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    Sounds like meaning

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