Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Denote or connote; Convey or express a meaning; Make known with a word or gesture.

Usage examples (34)
  • There is no such thing as chance or accident; the words merely signify our ignorance of some real and immediate cause.
  • Canonical Books, it was but an easy step to make the term signify the
  • Where was Mount Calvary, and what does the name signify?
  • The words here rendered cannot obtain signify cannot gain the happiness sought after. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.