a major object of interest or concern (as in a discussion or artistic composition) <although I appreciate the poem's lyrical qualities, I don't understand its content> Related Words subject matter
; talking point
the amount of something (as subject matter) included <judging from the table of contents, I'd have to say that this book covers most of the major topics in American history>
the idea that is conveyed or intended to be conveyed to the mind by language, symbol, or action <the speech was filled with fine words but devoid of any real content> Related Words connotation
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