Synonyms and Antonyms of connoting
, 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.
denoting, expressing, importing, intending, meaning, signifying, spelling
adding up (to), amounting (to)
hinting, inferring, insinuating, intimating
embodying, epitomizing, personifying, representing, symboling (or symbolling), symbolizing
adverting, alluding (to), citing, instancing, mentioning, referring (to), specifying, touching (on or upon)
designating, indicating, pointing (to), signaling (or signalling)
announcing, declaring, proclaiming