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  désignatum
  désigner
  désinence
  désinence zéro
  désinentiel
  désir de face
  destinataire
destinateur
  destination
  désubstantival
  désuet
  détachement1
  détachement2
  détente
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sender

Fr    destinateur, émetteur, locuteur/locutrice2, parleur, sujet parlant

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Synonym(s): addresser, locutor, source1, speaker1, transmitter

Antonym(s): receiver, recipient

Type of: actant2

Related term(s): co-enunciator, encoder, enunciator1, first person, interlocutor, narrator, utterer

Domain: Communication Theory, Narrative Semiotics/Literary Semiotics (Wales)

Source(s): Colapietro 1993: 5, 10-11 (= communicator), 179; ELL: 2686; ES: 5-8; Finch 2000: 202; Greimas 1983[trans.]: 203-204; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 42; Levinson 1983: 16 (= communicator); Lyons 1977: 33; Martin & Ringham 2006: 19, 178; Nöth 1990: 176 (= communicator), 372; Richards etal. 1992: 64; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 4 (encoder); Wales 1989: 9


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  semiotic system
  semiotician
  semiotics
  Semitic
  Semitic language
  semi(-)vowel
  semotactics
sender
  sense1
  sense2
  sentence1
  sentence2
  sentence topic
  sentence-level
  sentential

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