"Connotation" branches into a mixture of different meanings. ... It is often useful to
avoid words with strong connotations (especially pejorative or ... A word's
denotation is the col...
The connotative meaning of a word refers to what it suggests aboutsomething.
The connotative meaning of a word refers to the feeling that a word invokes. This
differs from its dictionary definition, which is called its "denotative" meaning.
Connotation definition, the associated or secondary meaning of a word or
expression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning: A possible connotation
of “home” is “a place of ... connotative (ˈkɒnəˌteɪtɪv; kəˈnəʊtə-), connotive,
word. You can contrast connotation with the denotative value of a word, its more
literal ... refers to the literal meaning of a word, the 'dictionary definition.'.
Connotative definition, (of a word or expression) signifying or suggestive of an
associative or secondary meaning in addition to the primary meaning: A ...
The denotation of a word is its explicit definition as listed in a dictionary. ... All
these words refer to the same thing, but each elicits a different association in the
Connotation refers to a meaning that is implied by a word apart from the thing ...
Words may have positive or negative connotations that depend upon the social, ...
a. An idea or meaning suggested by or associated with a word or thing:
Hollywood holds connotations of romance and glittering success. b. The set of ...
Denotation refers to the literal meaning of a word, the "dictionary definition. ... The
connotative meanings of a word exist together with the denotative meanings.