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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Have as a meaning; Be a sign or indication of; Make known.

Usage examples (33)
  • Three failures denote uncommon strength. A weakling has not enough grit to fail thrice.
  • Judah and Benjamin -- denote the southern kingdom.
  • Asterisks next to their name denote papal electors.
  • The two following Hebrew terms denote flies of some kind: for more
Tutoring comment
  • If you don't "denote" (to make something clear or precise) the results properly your boss may "demote" (to reduce someone's job status to a lower level) you.
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