How to Pronounce signified?

Correct pronunciation for the word "signified" is [sˈɪɡnɪfˌa͡ɪd], [sˈɪɡnɪfˌa‍ɪd], [s_ˈɪ_ɡ_n_ɪ_f_ˌaɪ_d].

"Signified" in context

Signified is a term that is used in semiotics - the study of communication through signs - to refer to meanings or implications a sign or gesture can have. For example, a signified can be the significance of a hand gesture, a street sign, or an interpreted motion. Signified is a concise form of communication; they are often simple and yet they can signify a bigger picture. They are used to convey meanings, emotions, and messages in a direct yet full way. Signifieds can often encompass entire sentences, stories, or even entire social interactions without the need for words.

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