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signifié

Line breaks: si¦gni|fié
Pronunciation: /ˌsiːnjiːˈfjeɪ
 
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Definition of signifié in English:

noun

Another term for signified.
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.

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