Synonyms for denotative

Synonyms for (adj) denotative

Synonyms: denotative, denotive

Definition: having the power of explicitly denoting or designating or naming

Similar words: naming, appellative

Definition: inclined to or serving for the giving of names

Usage: the appellative faculty of children; the appellative function of some primitive rites

Similar words: designative

Definition: serving to designate

Similar words: extensional

Definition: defining a word by listing the class of entities to which the word correctly applies

Similar words: referent

Definition: having reference

Usage: judgments referent to the indictment

Similar words: referential

Definition: referring or pointing to something

Usage: symbols are inherently referential

Synonyms: explicit, denotative

Definition: in accordance with fact or the primary meaning of a term

Similar words: literal

Definition: limited to the explicit meaning of a word or text

Usage: a literal translation

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