A connotation is a commonly understood cultural or emotional association that
some word or phrase carries, in addition to the word's or phrase's explicit or literal
Connotation definition, the associated or secondary meaning of a word or
expression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning: A possible connotation
Associative or Symbolic Meaning ~ A connotation of a word is a concept,
meaning or idea suggested by, or associated with, that word in addition to its
A connotation is the feeling a word invokes. But take note! A denotation is what
the word literally says. If these words were on a trip, connotation would be the ...
In this lesson, you'll learn what connotation is and how it suggests more than a
word's literal dictionary meaning. Then take a look at some common...
Word Connotations. What is a connotation? Hacker defines it as an emotional
coloring that affects a reader's response. Why are connotations important?
List of Connotation Examples in common speech and literature. Connotation
refers to a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing which it
See the definition of Connotation in Grammar Monster's list of grammar terms and
... Whereas denotation is the literal meaning of a word, connotation is a further ...
Definition and a list of examples of connotation. Connotation is the emotional or
cultural association with a word rather than its dictionary definition.
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