how to pronounce connotation


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The above transcription of connotation is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

connotation is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of connotation in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… generally uh the connotation is that …”

meanings of connotation


  1. The attribute or aggregate of attributes connoted by a term, contrasted with denotation.
  2. A meaning of a word or phrase that is suggested or implied, as opposed to a denotation, or literal meaning. A characteristic of words or phrases, or of the contexts that words and phrases are used in.

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