Synonyms and Antonyms of connote
, of a word
to make you think about (something) in addition to the word's meaning
- The word "childlike" connotes innocence.
- For her, the word "family" connotes love and comfort.
denote, express, import, intend, mean, signify, spell
add up (to), amount (to)
hint, infer, insinuate, intimate
embody, epitomize, personify, represent, symbol, symbolize
advert, allude (to), cite, instance, mention, refer (to), specify, touch (on or upon)
designate, indicate, point (to), signal
announce, declare, proclaim