connote

See also: connoté

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EtymologyEdit

From Medieval Latin connotō (signify beyond literal meaning), from com- (together), + notō (mark).

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connote (third-person singular simple present connotes, present participle connoting, simple past and past participle connoted)

  1. (transitive) To signify beyond its literal or principal meaning.
    Racism often connotes an underlying fear or ignorance.
  2. (transitive) To possess an inseparable related condition; to imply as a logical consequence.
    Poverty connotes hunger.
  3. (intransitive) To express without overt reference; to imply.
  4. (intransitive) To require as a logical predicate to consequence.

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AsturianEdit

VerbEdit

connote

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of connotar

FrenchEdit

VerbEdit

connote

  1. inflection of connoter:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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VerbEdit

connote

  1. inflection of connotar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative