connote

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See also: connoté

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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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Asturian[edit]

Verb[edit]

connote

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

French[edit]

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connote

  1. first-person singular present indicative of connoter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of connoter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of connoter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of connoter
  5. second-person singular imperative of connoter

Spanish[edit]

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connote

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