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  sémiotique2
  sémiotique connotative
  sémiotique littéraire
  sémique
  sémitique
  semi-voyelle
  sens
  sens collocatif
  sens compositionnel
  sens contextuel
  sens dérivé
  sens descriptif
  sens fondamental
  sens grammatical
  sens lexical

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emotive meaning

[Subentry of emotive, meaning]

Fr    sens affectif, sens émotif

Synonym(s): affective meaning, expressive meaning

Antonym(s): cognitive meaning, conceptual meaning, denotation, denotative meaning, descriptive meaning, referential meaning

Related term(s): connotation, connotative meaning

Domain: Semantics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 160, 287 (= attitudinal meaning, connotative meaning); ELL: 1111; Lyons 1971: 448-449; Lyons 1977: 175; Matthews 1997: 112; Richards etal. 1992: 78; Wales 1989: 141


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  empathy
  emphasis
  emphasize
  emphatic
  emphatically
  empirical
  empirical evidence
  empiricism
  empty
  empty category principle (ECP)
  empty set
  empty-box
  enallage
  enclisis
  enclitic

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