Signified meaning

sĭgnə-fīd
Simple past tense and past participle of signify.
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The concept that a signifier denotes.
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The object or concept represented by a signifier.
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(linguistics, structuralism) The concept or idea evoked by a sign.
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Origin of signified

  • Translation of French signifié past participle of signifier to signify

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition