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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 meaning, which is its den...

Connotation Examples - YourDictionary

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... to its literal meaning. Check out these examples to better understand this concept. ... The first has a negative connotation and the second is positive. Astute -- ...

Connotation - Examples and Definition of Connotation

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Words may have positive or negative connotations that depend upon the social, cultural and personal experiences of individuals. For example, the words ...

Negative and Positive Connotation Flashcards | Quizlet

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mushy N ass P mature P WTF arrogant N confident P impossible to fix N fixable P cheap N economical P thin P scrawny N talkative P gossipy N weird N exotic P ...

Connotation Examples and Definition - Literary Devices

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Definition and a list of examples of connotation. ... C. Connotation is the positive association with a word, while denotation is the negative association with it.

Connotation: Definitions and Examples | LiteraryTerms.net

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A word whose connotation is neither positive nor negative. For example, when speaking about a pet, the word “dog” has a neutral connotation; but, the word ...

Words with positive & negative connotations | WordReference Forums

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Nov 14, 2006 ... Please any one a need some examples. words with positive and negative connotations I need some examples. words with a positive and ...

Connotation and Denotation

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You can contrast connotation with the denotative value of a word, its more literal ... Connotations can be both positive and negative; for example, lady carries a ...

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Jan 8, 2010 ... Get an answer for 'I need examples of denotation and connotation. ... suggested meanings of skinny and thin are often more negative than slender, ... Normally, ' curious' and 'spirited' are positive connotations, while 'hyper' ...

Connotation and Denotation - Definition, Words, Sentences, Neutral ...

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In examples 2 & 3, it conveys the implied or connotative meaning. ... It's because the words curious and inquisitive have a positive connotation: interested in ... In sentence 3, the verb accosted has a negative connotation, meaning “greeting in a ...

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Examples of Connotative Words - YourDictionary

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Reviewing examples of connotative words and understanding a word's literal ( denotative) ... Haley, each of those words *has* a positive or negative connotation.

Practice Using Positive and Negative Connotation Words

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negative connotation: stench positive connotation: aroma; Scrapple is an inexpensive meal. negative connotation: ... Definition and Examples of Connotations ...

Connotation Examples - SoftSchools

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Examples of Words with Strong Connotation (Positive or Negative). 1. Chicken- while this literally refers to an animal, it is a term used to describe someone who ...