An example of denote is when a brand name indicates quality.
An example of denote is when you use an "X" to represent your signature.
Dark clouds denote rain.
A flashing yellow light denotes caution.
The word “river” denotes a moving body of water and connotes such things as the relentlessness of time and the changing nature of life.
A frown that denoted increasing impatience.
The tears denoted her true feelings.