noun sem·eme \ˈse-ˌmēm\

Definition of sememe

  1. 1 :  the meaning of a morpheme

  2. 2a :  seme 2b :  a class of related semes


play \sə-ˈmē-mik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of sememe

International Scientific Vocabulary, from Greek sēma + International Scientific Vocabulary -eme

First Known Use: 1913

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