An idea or meaning suggested by or associated with a word or thing:
The definition of implication is something that is inferred.
The definition of meaning is what is intended to be, referred to or understood.
1769, Oxford Standard text, King James Bible: 1 Timothy, i, 15,
The most specific or direct meaning of a word, in contrast to its figurative or associated meanings.
A meaning that is expressed or implied:
(Law) The state of mind necessary for an act to constitute a crime.
The definition of a message is a short communication sent from one person to another or the central theme or idea of a communication.
A meaning that is conveyed, as in speech or writing; signification:
Value is the worth in goods, services or money of an object or person.
A characteristic mark or indicative trait:
Evidence is defined as something that gives proof or leads to a conclusion.
A thumb index.
The act of indicating:
A chemical compound that changes color and structure when exposed to certain conditions and is therefore useful for chemical tests. Litmus, for example, is an indicator that becomes red in the presence of acids and blue in the presence of bases.
A form in which a being manifests itself or is thought to manifest itself, esp. the material or bodily form of a spirit
A printed or written sign or stroke
An act or gesture used to convey an idea, a desire, information, or a command:
A postage stamp.
Any circumstance, event, or condition that accompanies something and indicates its existence or occurrence; sign; indication
A distinguishing mark or feature
Attestation to a fact, statement, or event; testimony:
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