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signifying

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

indicating something
  • his tendency to use weasel words is seen as a signifying character trait

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signifying

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present participle of signify

Synonyms of signifying (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to be of importance
  • never mind, as the color of the room doesn't signify in the least

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3 to serve as a sign or symptom of
  • the opening of the new mall signifies the city's overdue emergence from economic depression

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The first known use of signifying was in 1929

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“Signifying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/signifying. Accessed 2 Jul. 2020.

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