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EtymologyEdit

From Middle French denoter, from Latin denotare, from de- (complete) and notare (to mark out).

PronunciationEdit

  • (UK) IPA(key): /dɪˈnəʊt/
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  • Rhymes: -əʊt

VerbEdit

denote (third-person singular simple present denotes, present participle denoting, simple past and past participle denoted)

  1. (transitive) To indicate; to mark.
    The yellow blazes denote the trail.
  2. (transitive) To make overt. (Can we add an example for this sense?)
  3. (transitive) To refer to literally; to convey as meaning.
    The prefix pre- denotes "before", as in preview.

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denote

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of denotar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of denotar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of denotar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of denotar.