Synonyms for denotation

Synonyms for (noun) denotation

Synonyms: denotation, reference, extension

Definition: the most direct or specific meaning of a word or expression; the class of objects that an expression refers to

Usage: the extension of `satellite of Mars' is the set containing only Demos and Phobos

Similar words: meaning, substance

Definition: the idea that is intended

Usage: What is the meaning of this proverb?

Synonyms: indication, denotation

Definition: the act of indicating or pointing out by name

Similar words: naming

Definition: the verbal act of naming

Usage: the part he failed was the naming of state capitals

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