Definition of signifié in English:

signifié

Line breaks: si¦gni|fié
Pronunciation: /ˌsiːnjiːˈfjeɪ
 
/

noun

Another term for signified.
More example sentences
  • Such a sign has two parts: a signifier, the form; something signified (signifié), what is referred to, the meaning.
  • When the analysis of images is further specified the meaning, the signifié, has to be considered more and more.
  • Which signifiant is used for which signifié is solely based on an ‘agreement’, a kind of ‘contract’, as it were, between the members of a speech community.

Origin

French.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day animalcule
Pronunciation: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
noun
a microscopic animal